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Avg. test scores 8%
High school dipl. 15%
Bachelors degree 83%

Golden Valley school information

IndexGolden ValleyMinnesotaNational
Average Test Scores45%52%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:116:116:1
Total public schools92,22479,221
Total private schools247724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1407,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Golden Valley are 8% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 9 public schools in Golden Valley
  • 95.7% of people in Golden Valley have completed 8th grade
  • 95.6% of people in Golden Valley have completed high school
  • 55.6% of people in Golden Valley have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Golden Valley

      IndexGolden ValleyMinnesotaNational
      Completed 8th grade95.7%90.5%84.3%
      Completed high school95.6%89.5%83.0%
      Completed some college81.7%66.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree64.0%45.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors55.6%34.2%30.3%
      Completed masters22.4%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree9.7%3.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate3.4%1.4%1.3%

      Golden Valley, MN School Districts

      • Robbinsdale Public School District
      • Hopkins Public School District

      There are a total of 9 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Golden Valley. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Golden Valley, MN schools is 45%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Golden Valley, MN, an average of 95.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Deephaven, MN3,78684%71%
      Mound, MN9,30683%69%
      Excelsior, MN2,51083%69%
      Hanover, MN3,06483%68%
      Shorewood, MN7,54882%66%
      Golden Valley, MN21,04045%8%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Ferguson, MO21,03525%49%
      Grayslake, IL21,05342%14%
      Ruskin, FL21,05634%30%
      Hays, KS21,07350%2%
      Ashland, OR21,00270%42%
      Golden Valley, MN21,04045%8%
      Source: The Golden Valley, 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.