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Avg. test scores 0%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 77%

Jamaica school information

IndexJamaicaIowaNational
Average Test Scoresn/a78%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a13:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Jamaica are equal to the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Jamaica
  • 74.2% of people in Jamaica have completed 8th grade
  • 73.6% of people in Jamaica have completed high school
  • 6.9% of people in Jamaica have completed a bachelors degree

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Compare Jamaica, IA Schools

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      Education level achieved in Jamaica

      IndexJamaicaIowaNational
      Completed 8th grade74.2%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school73.6%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college49.1%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree20.8%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors6.9%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters1.3%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Jamaica. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Jamaica, IA schools is n/a. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Jamaica, IA, an average of 74.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 73.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Ogden, IA2,06986%75%
      Guthrie Center, IA1,65084%70%
      Jefferson, IA4,20780%63%
      Panora, IA1,09777%56%
      Grand Junction, IA83876%54%
      Jamaica, IA242n/a 

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Great Meadows, NJ24245%8%
      Comfort, WV24252%6%
      Ewing, KY24237%25%
      Yaak, MT24250%2%
      Kingsville, MO24246%7%
      Jamaica, IA242n/a 
      Source: The Jamaica, IA 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.