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Avg. test scores 1%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 31%

Ishpeming school information

IndexIshpemingMichiganNational
Average Test Scores49%41%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:122:116:1
Total public schools83,42179,221
Total private schoolsn/a83524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1967,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Ishpeming are 1% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Ishpeming
  • 90.8% of people in Ishpeming have completed 8th grade
  • 90.2% of people in Ishpeming have completed high school
  • 20.9% of people in Ishpeming have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Ishpeming

      IndexIshpemingMichiganNational
      Completed 8th grade90.8%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school90.2%85.9%83.0%
      Completed some college55.7%60.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree31.1%36.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors20.9%27.4%30.3%
      Completed masters3.9%10.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.9%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.1%1.3%

      Ishpeming, MI School Districts

      • Ishpeming Public School District

      There are a total of 8 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Ishpeming. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Ishpeming, MI schools is 49%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Ishpeming, MI, an average of 90.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Marquette, MI21,28250%1%
      West Ishpeming, MI2,87546%7%
      K. I. Sawyer, MI3,20937%25%
      Negaunee, MI4,60633%32%
      Gwinn, MI2,02727%45%
      Ishpeming, MI6,50949%1%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Darnestown, MD6,50956%14%
      Catasauqua, PA6,50942%14%
      Silver Lakes, CA6,51031%38%
      Pimmit Hills, VA6,51191%85%
      Ambler, PA6,50779%60%
      Ishpeming, MI6,50949%1%
      Source: The Ishpeming, 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.