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Avg. test scores 43%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 26%

Gering school information

IndexGeringNebraskaNational
Average Test Scores70%75%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools678079,221
Total private schoolsn/a18224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a567,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Gering are 43% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Gering
  • 90.6% of people in Gering have completed 8th grade
  • 89.6% of people in Gering have completed high school
  • 22.5% of people in Gering have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Gering

      IndexGeringNebraskaNational
      Completed 8th grade90.6%88.4%84.3%
      Completed high school89.6%87.2%83.0%
      Completed some college61.7%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree33.7%40.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors22.5%30.0%30.3%
      Completed masters6.9%9.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.0%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.2%1.3%

      Gering, NE School Districts

      • Gering Public Schools

      There are a total of 6 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Gering. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Gering, NE schools is 70%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Gering, NE, an average of 90.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Morrill, NE90182%67%
      Mitchell, NE1,67381%64%
      Scottsbluff, NE14,93773%49%
      Minatare, NE79964%29%
      Gering, NE8,40170%43%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Gonzales, CA8,40119%62%
      Hornell, NY8,40042%15%
      Haledon, NJ8,39924%52%
      Golden Valley, AZ8,40416%67%
      Boonville, MO8,39750%2%
      Gering, NE8,40170%43%
      Source: The Gering, NE 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.