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Avg. test scores 30%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 31%

Iola school information

IndexIolaKansasNational
Average Test Scores35%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools597079,221
Total private schools119024,874
Total post-secondary schools1867,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Iola are 30% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Iola
  • 84.9% of people in Iola have completed 8th grade
  • 83.7% of people in Iola have completed high school
  • 20.9% of people in Iola have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Iola

      IndexIolaKansasNational
      Completed 8th grade84.9%87.4%84.3%
      Completed high school83.7%86.1%83.0%
      Completed some college59.4%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree32.6%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors20.9%31.6%30.3%
      Completed masters7.1%11.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.9%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.2%1.3%

      Iola, KS School Districts

      • Iola Unified School District 257

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Iola. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Iola, KS schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Iola, KS, an average of 84.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Colony, KS49242%14%
      Moran, KS51036%27%
      LeRoy, KS61425%49%
      Humboldt, KS1,70024%52%
      Iola, KS5,56035%30%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Marksville, LA5,56041%17%
      Wayne, NE5,56078%59%
      Pelham Manor, NY5,56470%41%
      Cullowhee, NC5,55639%21%
      Emporia, VA5,56567%35%
      Iola, KS5,56035%30%
      Source: The Iola, KS 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.