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Avg. test scores 91%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 33%

Independence school information

IndexIndependenceOhioNational
Average Test Scores94%69%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:117:116:1
Total public schools33,65079,221
Total private schools11,00024,874
Total post-secondary schools43937,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Independence are 91% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Independence
  • 92.9% of people in Independence have completed 8th grade
  • 92.2% of people in Independence have completed high school
  • 40.3% of people in Independence have completed a bachelors degree

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Compare Independence, OH Schools

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      Education level achieved in Independence

      IndexIndependenceOhioNational
      Completed 8th grade92.9%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school92.2%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college64.4%55.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree45.4%35.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors40.3%26.7%30.3%
      Completed masters14.4%10.0%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.5%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.9%1.1%1.3%

      Independence, OH School Districts

      • Independence Local School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools in Independence. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Independence, OH schools is 94%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Independence, OH, an average of 92.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 92.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Pepper Pike, OH6,15095%93%
      Solon, OH23,08595%93%
      Rocky River, OH20,21195%92%
      Broadview Heights, OH19,25794%91%
      Beachwood, OH11,78693%90%
      Independence, OH7,11594%91%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Sausalito, CA7,11547%4%
      Amory, MS7,11050%1%
      Tyrone, GA7,12141%17%
      Bonne Terre, MO7,10969%39%
      Providence, UT7,12263%27%
      Independence, OH7,11594%91%
      Source: The Independence, OH 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.