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  • Independence Primary School
  • 7600 Hillside Rd, Independence
  • Independence Local
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 349
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
  • Independence High School
  • 6001 Archwood Rd, Independence
  • Independence Local
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 375
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
  • Independence Middle School
  • 6111 Archwood Rd, Independence
  • Independence Local
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 305
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1

Independence school information

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
The Independence, OH educational system consists of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools. Independence public schools have average test scores of 94% which is 35% higher than than the Ohio average and 91% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Independence public schools is 14:1, compared to 17:1 in Ohio and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 92.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 92.2% have completed high school, 40.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Independence

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.

To customize your list of Independence 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 Independence, OH schools.

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.