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Avg. test scores 29%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 36%

Fairmont school information

IndexFairmontMinnesotaNational
Average Test Scores35%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:116:116:1
Total public schools82,22479,221
Total private schools247724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1407,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Fairmont are 29% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Fairmont
  • 87.1% of people in Fairmont have completed 8th grade
  • 84.2% of people in Fairmont have completed high school
  • 19.3% of people in Fairmont have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Fairmont

      IndexFairmontMinnesotaNational
      Completed 8th grade87.1%90.5%84.3%
      Completed high school84.2%89.5%83.0%
      Completed some college48.0%66.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree29.4%45.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors19.3%34.2%30.3%
      Completed masters4.1%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.4%3.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.4%1.3%

      Fairmont, MN School Districts

      • Fairmont Area School District

      There are a total of 8 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Fairmont. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Fairmont, MN schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Fairmont, MN, an average of 87.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Sherburn, MN1,07864%30%
      Granada, MN27160%21%
      Trimont, MN77960%21%
      Truman, MN1,05745%9%
      Winnebago, MN1,34133%32%
      Fairmont, MN10,31135%29%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Nanticoke, PA10,30232%35%
      Northbrook, OH10,29765%31%
      Quartz Hill, CA10,29137%25%
      West Haverstraw, NY10,33425%50%
      Trinity, FL10,33469%41%
      Fairmont, MN10,31135%29%
      Source: The Fairmont, MN 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.