Avg. test scores 14%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 9%

Fergus Falls school information

IndexFergus FallsMinnesotaNational
Average Test Scores42%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools92,22479,221
Total private schools447724,874
Total post-secondary schools11407,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Fergus Falls are 14% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 9 public schools in Fergus Falls
  • 88.2% of people in Fergus Falls have completed 8th grade
  • 87.2% of people in Fergus Falls have completed high school
  • 27.6% of people in Fergus Falls have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Fergus Falls

      IndexFergus FallsMinnesotaNational
      Completed 8th grade88.2%90.5%84.3%
      Completed high school87.2%89.5%83.0%
      Completed some college65.2%66.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree41.7%45.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors27.6%34.2%30.3%
      Completed masters7.8%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.3%3.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.2%1.4%1.3%

      Fergus Falls, MN School Districts

      • Fergus Falls Public School District

      There are a total of 9 public schools, 4 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Fergus Falls. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Fergus Falls, MN schools is 42%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Fergus Falls, MN, an average of 88.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Rothsay, MN49760%21%
      Ashby, MN54955%11%
      Underwood, MN39147%4%
      Fergus Falls, MN13,31042%14%

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      San Marino, CA13,32485%74%
      North Adams, MA13,32657%17%
      Fergus Falls, MN13,31042%14%
      Source: The Fergus Falls, 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.