Avg. test scores 5%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 44%

Ellensburg school information

Average Test Scores52%48%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools81,99179,221
Total private schools154824,874
Total post-secondary schools11477,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Ellensburg are 5% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Ellensburg
  • 86.5% of people in Ellensburg have completed 8th grade
  • 85.2% of people in Ellensburg have completed high school
  • 43.5% of people in Ellensburg have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Ellensburg

      Completed 8th grade86.5%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school85.2%86.6%83.0%
      Completed some college73.2%67.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree50.3%43.3%38.5%
      Completed bachelors43.5%33.6%30.3%
      Completed masters13.6%12.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree5.4%3.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate3.8%1.5%1.3%

      Ellensburg, WA School Districts

      • Damman School District
      • Ellensburg School District
      • Kittitas School District

      There are a total of 8 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Ellensburg. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Ellensburg, WA schools is 52%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Ellensburg, WA, an average of 86.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Thorp, WA31755%11%
      Kittitas, WA1,26546%7%
      Ellensburg, WA18,95752%5%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Ansonia, CT18,95022%55%
      Hawthorne, NJ18,95041%17%
      Howard, WI18,95063%28%
      Berea, OH18,94983%69%
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      Ellensburg, WA18,95752%5%
      Source: The Ellensburg, WA 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.