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Avg. test scores 46%
High school dipl. 24%
Bachelors degree 63%

Ferris school information

IndexFerrisTexasNational
Average Test Scores72%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools57,41879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Ferris are 46% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Ferris
  • 63.4% of people in Ferris have completed 8th grade
  • 62.9% of people in Ferris have completed high school
  • 11.2% of people in Ferris have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Ferris

      IndexFerrisTexasNational
      Completed 8th grade63.4%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school62.9%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college39.9%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree20.0%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors11.2%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters3.4%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.2%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

      Ferris, TX School Districts

      • Ferris Independent School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Ferris. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Ferris, TX schools is 72%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Ferris, TX, an average of 63.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 62.9% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Forney, TX16,84284%71%
      Crandall, TX3,12681%64%
      Red Oak, TX11,66379%60%
      Palmer, TX2,26878%59%
      Ennis, TX18,89077%57%
      Ferris, TX2,52772%46%

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      Bayfield, CO2,52730%39%
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      White Hall, IL2,52616%67%
      Lockport, LA2,52882%67%
      Phillipsburg, KS2,52648%3%
      Ferris, TX2,52772%46%
      Source: The Ferris, TX 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.