Avg. test scores 81%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 32%

Indianola school information

Average Test Scores9%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:116:116:1
Total public schools689379,221
Total private schools220624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a687,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Indianola are 81% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Indianola
  • 74.4% of people in Indianola have completed 8th grade
  • 71.9% of people in Indianola have completed high school
  • 20.6% of people in Indianola have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Indianola

      Completed 8th grade74.4%78.6%84.3%
      Completed high school71.9%76.7%83.0%
      Completed some college50.2%52.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree26.7%29.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors20.6%21.0%30.3%
      Completed masters7.8%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.1%2.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.1%0.9%1.3%

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Indianola. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Indianola, MS schools is 9%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Indianola, MS, an average of 74.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 71.9% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Inverness, MS97017%65%
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      Moorhead, MS1,85112%76%
      Shaw, MS1,75010%80%
      Sunflower, MS1,1865%90%
      Indianola, MS10,0479%81%

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      Indianola, MS10,0479%81%
      Source: The Indianola, MS 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.