Avg. test scores 76%
High school dipl. 18%
Bachelors degree 33%

Itta Bena school information

IndexItta BenaMississippiNational
Average Test Scores12%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:116:116:1
Total public schools289379,221
Total private schoolsn/a20624,874
Total post-secondary schools1687,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Itta Bena are 76% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Itta Bena
  • 71.7% of people in Itta Bena have completed 8th grade
  • 67.7% of people in Itta Bena have completed high school
  • 20.4% of people in Itta Bena have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Itta Bena

      IndexItta BenaMississippiNational
      Completed 8th grade71.7%78.6%84.3%
      Completed high school67.7%76.7%83.0%
      Completed some college41.8%52.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree22.0%29.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors20.4%21.0%30.3%
      Completed masters7.4%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.4%2.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.4%0.9%1.3%

      Itta Bena, MS School Districts

      • Leflore County School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Itta Bena. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Itta Bena, MS schools is 12%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Itta Bena, MS, an average of 71.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 67.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Greenwood, MS14,78015%70%
      Moorhead, MS1,85112%76%
      Sunflower, MS1,1865%90%
      Itta Bena, MS1,88612%76%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Clarendon, TX1,88684%70%
      Grayville, IL1,88627%45%
      Patton, PA1,88764%30%
      Brownlee Park, MI1,88750%1%
      Mayflower, AR1,88522%55%
      Itta Bena, MS1,88612%76%
      Source: The Itta Bena, 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.