Avg. test scores 77%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 16%
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Grundy Center school information

IndexGrundy CenterIowaNational
Average Test Scores85%69%48%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools31,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Grundy Center are 77% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Grundy Center
  • 95.9% of people in Grundy Center have completed 8th grade
  • 92.4% of people in Grundy Center have completed high school
  • 25.6% of people in Grundy Center have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Grundy Center

      IndexGrundy CenterIowaNational
      Completed 8th grade95.9%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school92.4%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college61.1%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree39.8%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors25.6%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters6.9%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.5%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

      Grundy Center, IA School Districts

      • Grundy Center Community School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Grundy Center. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Grundy Center, IA schools is 85%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Grundy Center, IA, an average of 95.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 92.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Dike, IA1,30982%70.4%
      New Hartford, IA62180%65.2%
      Parkersburg, IA2,01975%54.8%
      Union, IA48772%49.6%
      Reinbeck, IA1,76571%47.0%
      Grundy Center, IA2,70585%77.3%

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      Daingerfield, TX2,70535%28.3%
      Fayette, MO2,70552%8.4%
      Muse, PA2,70577%60.0%
      Fairmont, NC2,70424%49.9%
      Whitehall, MI2,70651%5.2%
      Grundy Center, IA2,70585%77.3%
      Source: The Grundy Center, IA 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.