Avg. test scores 17%
High school dipl. 20%
Bachelors degree 57%

Elkhart school information

Average Test Scores58%66%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:122:116:1
Total public schools301,75579,221
Total private schools867524,874
Total post-secondary schools21417,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Elkhart are 17% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 30 public schools in Elkhart
  • 69.3% of people in Elkhart have completed 8th grade
  • 66.7% of people in Elkhart have completed high school
  • 13.2% of people in Elkhart have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Elkhart

      Completed 8th grade69.3%84.6%84.3%
      Completed high school66.7%82.9%83.0%
      Completed some college37.9%53.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree17.7%33.0%38.5%
      Completed bachelors13.2%24.6%30.3%
      Completed masters4.0%8.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.0%2.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.0%1.3%

      Elkhart, IN School Districts

      • Elkhart Community Schools
      • Concord Community Schools
      • Baugo Community Schools

      There are a total of 30 public schools, 8 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Elkhart. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Elkhart, IN schools is 58%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Elkhart, IN, an average of 69.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 66.7% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      New Paris, IN1,36885%72%
      Granger, IN30,81983%69%
      Wakarusa, IN2,03078%58%
      Millersburg, IN96777%56%
      Middlebury, IN3,51275%53%
      Elkhart, IN52,37858%17%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      West New York, NJ52,40733%32%
      Levittown, PA52,40755%13%
      Stratford, CT52,30038%23%
      Perth Amboy, NJ52,26522%56%
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      Elkhart, IN52,37858%17%
      Source: The Elkhart, IN education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.