Holden school information

Average Test Scores52%51%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools41,89979,221
Total private schoolsn/a53124,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a2137,963
The Holden, MO educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Holden public schools have average test scores of 52% which is 2% higher than than the Missouri average and 6% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Holden public schools is 14:1, compared to 14:1 in Missouri and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 77.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 76.1% have completed high school, 14.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Holden are 6% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Holden.
  • 77.3% of people in Holden have completed 8th grade.
  • 76.1% of people in Holden have completed high school.
  • 14.1% of people in Holden have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Holden

Completed 8th grade77.3%86.0%84.3%
Completed high school76.1%84.2%83.0%
Completed some college41.3%57.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree19.7%35.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.1%27.6%30.3%
Completed masters4.6%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.5%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Lake Lotawana, MO2,27466%34%
Lone Jack, MO1,13860%21%
Warrensburg, MO19,93258%17%
Creighton, MO33356%13%
East Lynne, MO20255%11%
Holden, MO2,39652%6%

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Nicoma Park, OK2,39661%23%
Thermal, CA2,39615%70%
Warsaw, MO2,39747%4%
Stanfield, OR2,39543%12%
Bridgeville, DE2,39734%30%
Holden, MO2,39652%6%
Source: The Holden, 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.