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Avg. test scores 14%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 10%

Emporia school information

IndexEmporiaKansasNational
Average Test Scores42%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools1397079,221
Total private schools219024,874
Total post-secondary schools2867,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Emporia are 14% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 13 public schools in Emporia
  • 80.9% of people in Emporia have completed 8th grade
  • 79.3% of people in Emporia have completed high school
  • 27.4% of people in Emporia have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Emporia

      IndexEmporiaKansasNational
      Completed 8th grade80.9%87.4%84.3%
      Completed high school79.3%86.1%83.0%
      Completed some college56.3%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree34.3%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors27.4%31.6%30.3%
      Completed masters9.5%11.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.4%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.4%1.2%1.3%

      Emporia, KS School Districts

      • Emporia Unified School District 253

      There are a total of 13 public schools, 2 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Emporia. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Emporia, KS schools is 42%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Emporia, KS, an average of 80.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.3% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Reading, KS27260%21%
      Neosho Rapids, KS18745%10%
      Olpe, KS56138%22%
      Americus, KS83630%40%
      Hartford, KS40120%60%
      Emporia, KS24,70742%14%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Ottumwa, IA24,70967%37%
      Mauldin, SC24,72362%26%
      Inkster, MI24,73825%49%
      Sanger, CA24,74135%30%
      Cliffside Park, NJ24,66139%21%
      Emporia, KS24,70742%14%
      Source: The Emporia, KS 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.