Avg. test scores 50%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 29%

Fort Scott school information

IndexFort ScottKansasNational
Average Test Scores25%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools197079,221
Total private schools219024,874
Total post-secondary schools1867,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Fort Scott are 50% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Fort Scott
  • 87.1% of people in Fort Scott have completed 8th grade
  • 85.7% of people in Fort Scott have completed high school
  • 21.5% of people in Fort Scott have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Fort Scott

      IndexFort ScottKansasNational
      Completed 8th grade87.1%87.4%84.3%
      Completed high school85.7%86.1%83.0%
      Completed some college61.6%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree32.9%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors21.5%31.6%30.3%
      Completed masters7.7%11.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.6%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%

      Fort Scott, KS School Districts

      • Fort Scott Unified School District 234

      There are a total of 1 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Fort Scott. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Fort Scott, KS schools is 25%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Fort Scott, KS, an average of 87.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.7% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Uniontown, KS41242%15%
      Bronaugh, MO23936%27%
      Fort Scott, KS7,85225%50%

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      Fruitvale, CO7,85425%50%
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      Topanga, CA7,85866%35%
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      Fort Scott, KS7,85225%50%
      Source: The Fort Scott, KS 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.