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Avg. test scores 70%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 30%

Greenwood school information

IndexGreenwoodMississippiNational
Average Test Scores15%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools1389379,221
Total private schools320624,874
Total post-secondary schools1687,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Greenwood are 70% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 13 public schools in Greenwood
  • 79.3% of people in Greenwood have completed 8th grade
  • 76.4% of people in Greenwood have completed high school
  • 21.1% of people in Greenwood have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Greenwood

      IndexGreenwoodMississippiNational
      Completed 8th grade79.3%78.6%84.3%
      Completed high school76.4%76.7%83.0%
      Completed some college45.4%52.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree25.5%29.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors21.1%21.0%30.3%
      Completed masters6.8%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.0%2.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.9%0.9%1.3%

      Greenwood, MS School Districts

      • Leflore County School District
      • Greenwood Public School District

      There are a total of 13 public schools, 3 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Greenwood. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Greenwood, MS schools is 15%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Greenwood, MS, an average of 79.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Itta Bena, MS1,88612%76%
      Greenwood, MS14,78015%70%

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      Englewood, FL14,78661%24%
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      Discovery Bay, CA14,76552%5%
      Stallings, NC14,75968%37%
      Greenwood, MS14,78015%70%
      Source: The Greenwood, 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.