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  • Gordo Elementary School
  • 535 4th St Nw, Gordo
  • Pickens County
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 642
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
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  • Gordo High School
  • 630 4th St Nw, Gordo
  • Pickens County
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 505
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
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Gordo school information

IndexGordoAlabamaNational
Average Test Scores41%37%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:115:116:1
Total public schools21,30779,221
Total private schoolsn/a35324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1027,963
The Gordo, AL educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Gordo public schools have average test scores of 41% which is 9% higher than than the Alabama average and 17% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Gordo public schools is 17:1, compared to 15:1 in Alabama and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 73.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 71.1% have completed high school, 9.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Gordo

IndexGordoAlabamaNational
Completed 8th grade73.3%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school71.1%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college33.8%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree15.3%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors9.5%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters3.3%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.5%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.0%1.3%

Gordo, AL School Districts

Pickens County School District

There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Gordo. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Gordo, AL schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Gordo, AL, an average of 73.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 71.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Gordo schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Gordo, AL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Coker, AL81755%11%
Reform, AL1,76327%45%
Aliceville, AL3,21825%50%
Gordo, AL1,74841%17%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Woodville, CA1,74812%77%
Stratford, WI1,74848%3%
Holland, OH1,74777%57%
Hamilton, MO1,74756%15%
Westwood, KS1,74775%51%
Gordo, AL1,74841%17%
Source: The Gordo, AL 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.
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