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  • Lafayette Co. High
  • 807a W 31st, Higginsville
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 309
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Lafayette Co. Middle School
  • 807b W 31st, Higginsville
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 228
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Grandview Elementary.
  • 705 W 31st, Higginsville
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 462
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Rolling Meadow School
  • 1101 W 29th St, Higginsville
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 10
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1

Higginsville school information

Average Test Scores36%51%49%
Student/Teacher ratio10:114:116:1
Total public schools51,89979,221
Total private schools153124,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a2137,963
The Higginsville, MO educational system consists of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Higginsville public schools have average test scores of 36% which is 28% lower than than the Missouri average and 26% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Higginsville public schools is 10:1, compared to 14:1 in Missouri and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 83.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 79.4% have completed high school, 20.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Higginsville

Completed 8th grade83.1%86.0%84.3%
Completed high school79.4%84.2%83.0%
Completed some college45.0%57.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree24.4%35.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors20.6%27.6%30.3%
Completed masters7.2%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.6%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%

Higginsville, MO School Districts

Lafayette County C-1 School District

There are a total of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Higginsville. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Higginsville, MO schools is 36%. The average student to teacher ratio is 10:1. In Higginsville, MO, an average of 83.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Higginsville schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Higginsville, MO schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Concordia, MO2,39960%21%
Odessa, MO5,22155%12%
Wellington, MO83352%6%
Lexington, MO4,62051%4%
Richmond, MO5,63850%1%
Higginsville, MO4,68536%26%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Canastota, NY4,68535%29%
Pleasant Garden, NC4,68451%3%
Mattituck, NY4,68670%42%
New Haven, MI4,68632%36%
Imperial, MO4,68462%26%
Higginsville, MO4,68536%26%
Source: The Higginsville, MO 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.