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Avg. test scores 62%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 76%

Gurdon school information

IndexGurdonArkansasNational
Average Test Scores19%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:114:116:1
Total public schools386079,221
Total private schoolsn/a16524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a987,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Gurdon are 62% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Gurdon
  • 78.2% of people in Gurdon have completed 8th grade
  • 76.8% of people in Gurdon have completed high school
  • 7.3% of people in Gurdon have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Gurdon

      IndexGurdonArkansasNational
      Completed 8th grade78.2%80.7%84.3%
      Completed high school76.8%79.0%83.0%
      Completed some college38.3%50.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree15.1%27.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors7.3%21.5%30.3%
      Completed masters1.8%7.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%0.9%1.3%

      Gurdon, AR School Districts

      • Gurdon School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Gurdon. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Gurdon, AR schools is 19%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Gurdon, AR, an average of 78.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Prescott, AR3,17630%39%
      Arkadelphia, AR10,72829%42%
      Gurdon, AR2,09019%62%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Wilton, ME2,09030%40%
      Judson, SC2,09131%37%
      Trenton, GA2,09135%29%
      Anchorage, KY2,09150%1%
      Westmoreland, TN2,09160%22%
      Gurdon, AR2,09019%62%
      Source: The Gurdon, AR 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.