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Avg. test scores 35%
High school dipl. 30%
Bachelors degree 66%

Golden school information

IndexGoldenMississippiNational
Average Test Scores32%28%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a16:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a89379,221
Total private schoolsn/a20624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a687,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Golden are 35% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Golden
  • 64.1% of people in Golden have completed 8th grade
  • 57.8% of people in Golden have completed high school
  • 10.2% of people in Golden have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Golden

      IndexGoldenMississippiNational
      Completed 8th grade64.1%78.6%84.3%
      Completed high school57.8%76.7%83.0%
      Completed some college31.3%52.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree16.4%29.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors10.2%21.0%30.3%
      Completed masters5.5%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.8%2.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.8%0.9%1.3%

      Golden, MS School Districts

      • Itawamba County School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Golden. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Golden, MS schools is 32%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Golden, MS, an average of 64.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 57.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Belmont, MS2,05942%15%
      Red Bay, AL3,12739%21%
      Vina, AL30035%30%
      Tishomingo, MS45628%43%
      Golden, MS19332%35%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Midvale, ID19340%20%
      Foxburg, PA19345%10%
      Sedalia, KY19362%26%
      Westbrook, TX19372%46%
      Thawville, IL19330%40%
      Golden, MS19332%35%
      Source: The Golden, MS 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.