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Avg. test scores 31%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 41%

Gunnison school information

IndexGunnisonColoradoNational
Average Test Scores34%34%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:117:116:1
Total public schools51,42679,221
Total private schoolsn/a38424,874
Total post-secondary schools11387,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Gunnison are 31% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Gunnison
  • 82.2% of people in Gunnison have completed 8th grade
  • 81.9% of people in Gunnison have completed high school
  • 42.6% of people in Gunnison have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Gunnison

      IndexGunnisonColoradoNational
      Completed 8th grade82.2%87.9%84.3%
      Completed high school81.9%87.1%83.0%
      Completed some college66.4%69.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree49.8%47.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors42.6%38.7%30.3%
      Completed masters13.0%14.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.5%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate3.5%1.6%1.3%

      Gunnison, CO School Districts

      • Gunnison Watershed School District RE-1J

      There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Gunnison. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Gunnison, CO schools is 34%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Gunnison, CO, an average of 82.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.9% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Gunnison, CO6,08634%31%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Chamberlayne, VA6,08661%23%
      Elm Grove, WI6,08575%52%
      Patterson, LA6,08571%44%
      Shields, MI6,08834%30%
      Fowler, CA6,08335%28%
      Gunnison, CO6,08634%31%
      Source: The Gunnison, CO 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.