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Avg. test scores 64%
High school dipl. 14%
Bachelors degree 12%

Garner school information

IndexGarnerIowaNational
Average Test Scores81%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools31,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Garner are 64% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Garner
  • 95.9% of people in Garner have completed 8th grade
  • 95.0% of people in Garner have completed high school
  • 26.7% of people in Garner have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Garner

      IndexGarnerIowaNational
      Completed 8th grade95.9%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school95.0%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college64.6%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree45.8%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors26.7%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters7.3%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.8%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

      Garner, IA School Districts

      • Garner-Hayfield Community School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Garner. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Garner, IA schools is 81%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Garner, IA, an average of 95.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Britt, IA1,91985%72%
      Forest City, IA4,04384%70%
      Clear Lake, IA7,64482%67%
      Kanawha, IA72282%67%
      Garner, IA3,09181%64%

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      South Pittsburg, TN3,09251%4%
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      Rugby, ND3,09246%7%
      Delshire, OH3,09277%55%
      Doylestown, OH3,08992%87%
      Garner, IA3,09181%64%
      Source: The Garner, IA 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.