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Avg. test scores 24%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 46%

Grinnell school information

IndexGrinnellKansasNational
Average Test Scores37%38%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a97079,221
Total private schoolsn/a19024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a867,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Grinnell are 24% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Grinnell
  • 91.6% of people in Grinnell have completed 8th grade
  • 89.3% of people in Grinnell have completed high school
  • 16.3% of people in Grinnell have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Grinnell

      IndexGrinnellKansasNational
      Completed 8th grade91.6%87.4%84.3%
      Completed high school89.3%86.1%83.0%
      Completed some college47.4%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree30.2%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.3%31.6%30.3%
      Completed masters2.8%11.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.9%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.2%1.3%

      Grinnell, KS School Districts

      • Grinnell Public Schools Unified School District 291

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Grinnell. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Grinnell, KS schools is 37%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Grinnell, KS, an average of 91.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.3% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Grainfield, KS29550%2%
      Oakley, KS1,97540%18%
      Grinnell, KS27337%24%

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      Grinnell, KS27337%24%
      Source: The Grinnell, KS 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.