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Elko school information

Index Elko Nevada National
Average Test Scores40%41%48%
Student/Teacher ratio16:115:116:1
Total public schools1249579,221
Total private schools112824,874
Total post-secondary schools1497,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Elko are 17% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in Elko
  • 80.8% of people in Elko have completed 8th grade
  • 79.8% of people in Elko have completed high school
  • 21.5% of people in Elko have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Elko

      Index Elko Nevada National
      Completed 8th grade80.8%82.3%84.3%
      Completed high school79.8%81.4%83.0%
      Completed some college58.7%57.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree30.7%31.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors21.5%23.2%30.3%
      Completed masters6.2%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.9%2.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%0.9%1.3%

      Elko, NV School Districts

      • Elko County School District

      There are a total of 12 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Elko. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Elko, NV schools is 40%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Elko, NV, an average of 80.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Spring Creek, NV14,51044%8.9%
      Elko, NV20,39640%16.8%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Northfield, MN20,39967%39.9%
      Forest Lake, MN20,39356%17.5%
      Golden, CO20,39147%1.3%
      Crest Hill, IL20,38823%52.1%
      Lockport, NY20,42058%21.5%
      Elko, NV20,39640%16.8%
      Source: The Elko, NV education data displayed above is derived from the 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.