Avg. test scores 35%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 0%

Kearney school information

Average Test Scores67%51%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools61,89979,221
Total private schoolsn/a53124,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a2137,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Kearney are 35% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Kearney
  • 91.8% of people in Kearney have completed 8th grade
  • 91.4% of people in Kearney have completed high school
  • 30.2% of people in Kearney have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Kearney

      Completed 8th grade91.8%86.0%84.3%
      Completed high school91.4%84.2%83.0%
      Completed some college63.0%57.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree38.7%35.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors30.2%27.6%30.3%
      Completed masters10.7%10.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.7%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.2%1.3%

      Kearney, MO School Districts

      • Kearney R-I School District
      • Washington School District

      There are a total of 6 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Kearney. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Kearney, MO schools is 67%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Kearney, MO, an average of 91.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Riverside, MO3,10385%72%
      Lawson, MO2,15671%45%
      Liberty, MO30,23966%33%
      Edgerton, MO56465%31%
      Gladstone, MO26,56264%29%
      Kearney, MO9,25967%35%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Aliquippa, PA9,25850%1%
      Larkfield-Wikiup, CA9,25747%5%
      Augusta, KS9,26238%23%
      Grants, NM9,26315%69%
      Grosse Pointe Farms, MI9,26575%53%
      Kearney, MO9,25967%35%
      Source: The Kearney, MO 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.