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Avg. test scores 16%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 42%

Houlton school information

IndexHoultonMaineNational
Average Test Scores41%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools534579,221
Total private schools18924,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a457,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Houlton are 16% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Houlton
  • 85.1% of people in Houlton have completed 8th grade
  • 82.1% of people in Houlton have completed high school
  • 17.7% of people in Houlton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Houlton

      IndexHoultonMaineNational
      Completed 8th grade85.1%88.3%84.3%
      Completed high school82.1%86.8%83.0%
      Completed some college47.9%58.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree28.2%39.0%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.7%29.3%30.3%
      Completed masters4.8%10.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.2%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.7%1.3%1.3%

      Houlton, ME School Districts

      • School Administrative District 29

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Houlton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Houlton, ME schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Houlton, ME, an average of 85.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Houlton, ME4,72541%16%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Colville, WA4,72444%10%
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      Walnut Ridge, AR4,72322%56%
      Madisonville, TN4,72752%5%
      Houlton, ME4,72541%16%
      Source: The Houlton, ME 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.