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Avg. test scores 7%
High school dipl. 18%
Bachelors degree 48%

Hesston school information

IndexHesstonKansasNational
Average Test Scores46%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools397079,221
Total private schoolsn/a19024,874
Total post-secondary schools1867,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Hesston are 7% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Hesston
  • 98.7% of people in Hesston have completed 8th grade
  • 98.0% of people in Hesston have completed high school
  • 44.8% of people in Hesston have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Hesston

      IndexHesstonKansasNational
      Completed 8th grade98.7%87.4%84.3%
      Completed high school98.0%86.1%83.0%
      Completed some college78.0%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree50.8%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors44.8%31.6%30.3%
      Completed masters17.6%11.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.2%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.9%1.2%1.3%

      Hesston, KS School Districts

      • Hesston Unified School District 460

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Hesston. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hesston, KS schools is 46%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Hesston, KS, an average of 98.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 98.0% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hillsboro, KS2,90050%1%
      Goessel, KS63747%4%
      Moundridge, KS1,90544%11%
      Walton, KS24340%20%
      Newton, KS19,10338%22%
      Hesston, KS3,54146%7%

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      Agua Dulce, CA3,54151%3%
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      Hesston, KS3,54146%7%
      Source: The Hesston, 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.