Avg. test scores 2%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 23%

Hays school information

Average Test Scores50%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools897079,221
Total private schools419024,874
Total post-secondary schools2867,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Hays are 2% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Hays
  • 90.7% of people in Hays have completed 8th grade
  • 89.7% of people in Hays have completed high school
  • 37.4% of people in Hays have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Hays

      Completed 8th grade90.7%87.4%84.3%
      Completed high school89.7%86.1%83.0%
      Completed some college70.1%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree43.3%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors37.4%31.6%30.3%
      Completed masters12.3%11.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.8%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.8%1.2%1.3%

      Hays, KS School Districts

      • Hays Unified School District 489

      There are a total of 8 public schools, 4 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Hays. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hays, KS schools is 50%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Hays, KS, an average of 90.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.7% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Victoria, KS1,31641%17%
      Ellis, KS2,21840%20%
      Hays, KS21,07350%2%

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      Ruskin, FL21,05634%30%
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      Ferguson, MO21,03525%49%
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      Hays, KS21,07350%2%
      Source: The Hays, 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.