Hiawatha school information

Average Test Scores78%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools21,10179,221
Total private schools120824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
The Hiawatha, IA educational system consists of 2 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Hiawatha public schools have average test scores of 78% which is equal to than the Iowa average and 58% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Hiawatha public schools is 14:1, compared to 13:1 in Iowa and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 87.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 87.2% have completed high school, 28.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Hiawatha are 58% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Hiawatha.
  • 87.4% of people in Hiawatha have completed 8th grade.
  • 87.2% of people in Hiawatha have completed high school.
  • 28.4% of people in Hiawatha have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Hiawatha

Completed 8th grade87.4%89.2%84.3%
Completed high school87.2%87.7%83.0%
Completed some college63.2%59.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree37.3%38.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.4%27.2%30.3%
Completed masters7.3%8.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.1%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Hiawatha (high school & post-secondary)

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Source: The Hiawatha, IA 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.