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Avg. test scores 0%
High school dipl. 15%
Bachelors degree 34%

Fairfax school information

IndexFairfaxIowaNational
Average Test Scoresn/a78%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a13:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Fairfax are equal to the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Fairfax
  • 95.8% of people in Fairfax have completed 8th grade
  • 95.8% of people in Fairfax have completed high school
  • 40.8% of people in Fairfax have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Fairfax

      IndexFairfaxIowaNational
      Completed 8th grade95.8%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school95.8%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college76.8%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree54.7%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors40.8%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters14.0%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.7%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.1%1.3%

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Fairfax. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Fairfax, IA schools is n/a. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Fairfax, IA, an average of 95.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Solon, IA2,39988%79%
      Marengo, IA2,92786%74%
      Shellsburg, IA1,09785%72%
      Oxford, IA87485%72%
      Marion, IA37,19884%71%
      Fairfax, IA2,418n/a 

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Harrisburg, AR2,41919%61%
      McColl, SC2,41727%46%
      Pepperell, MA2,41770%42%
      Great Barrington, MA2,41969%41%
      Jefferson, TX2,41668%39%
      Fairfax, IA2,418n/a 
      Source: The Fairfax, IA 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.