Avg. test scores 18%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 56%

Iron River school information

IndexIron RiverMichiganNational
Average Test Scores41%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:122:116:1
Total public schools63,42179,221
Total private schools183524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Iron River are 18% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Iron River
  • 86.2% of people in Iron River have completed 8th grade
  • 85.3% of people in Iron River have completed high school
  • 13.2% of people in Iron River have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Iron River

      IndexIron RiverMichiganNational
      Completed 8th grade86.2%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school85.3%85.9%83.0%
      Completed some college40.5%60.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree20.1%36.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors13.2%27.4%30.3%
      Completed masters3.0%10.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.4%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

      Iron River, MI School Districts

      • West Iron County Public Schools

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Iron River. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Iron River, MI schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Iron River, MI, an average of 86.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Iron River, MI2,91141%18%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Minden, NE2,91169%40%
      Malakoff, TX2,91277%57%
      Castroville, TX2,91080%63%
      Brownville, NJ2,91247%5%
      Rochester, WA2,91250%2%
      Iron River, MI2,91141%18%
      Source: The Iron River, MI 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.