Fairmount school information

Average Test Scores66%66%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:122:116:1
Total public schools41,75579,221
Total private schoolsn/a67524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1417,963
The Fairmount, IN educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Fairmount public schools have average test scores of 66% which is equal to than the Indiana average and 34% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Fairmount public schools is 17:1, compared to 22:1 in Indiana and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 84.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 83.3% have completed high school, 11.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Fairmount are 34% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Fairmount.
  • 84.8% of people in Fairmount have completed 8th grade.
  • 83.3% of people in Fairmount have completed high school.
  • 11.6% of people in Fairmount have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Fairmount

Completed 8th grade84.8%84.6%84.3%
Completed high school83.3%82.9%83.0%
Completed some college44.0%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.6%33.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.6%24.6%30.3%
Completed masters3.7%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%2.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.0%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Fairmount (high school & post-secondary)

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Fairmount, IN2,90866%34%

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Fairmount, IN2,90866%34%
Source: The Fairmount, IN 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.