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Avg. test scores 5%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 13%

Guntown school information

IndexGuntownMississippiNational
Average Test Scores47%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools189379,221
Total private schoolsn/a20624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a687,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Guntown are 5% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Guntown
  • 83.9% of people in Guntown have completed 8th grade
  • 82.0% of people in Guntown have completed high school
  • 26.4% of people in Guntown have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Guntown

      IndexGuntownMississippiNational
      Completed 8th grade83.9%78.6%84.3%
      Completed high school82.0%76.7%83.0%
      Completed some college59.8%52.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree38.7%29.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors26.4%21.0%30.3%
      Completed masters7.0%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.8%2.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%0.9%1.3%

      Guntown, MS School Districts

      • Lee County School District

      There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Guntown. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Guntown, MS schools is 47%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Guntown, MS, an average of 83.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Marietta, MS28852%6%
      Blue Springs, MS25549%1%
      Mooreville, MS77248%3%
      Tupelo, MS38,85645%10%
      Fulton, MS4,03442%15%
      Guntown, MS2,50947%5%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Doniphan, MO2,50930%39%
      Curwensville, PA2,50957%15%
      Aromas, CA2,50846%8%
      Excelsior, MN2,51083%69%
      Shallowater, TX2,51087%76%
      Guntown, MS2,50947%5%
      Source: The Guntown, 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.