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Avg. test scores 10%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 26%

Kennewick school information

IndexKennewickWashingtonNational
Average Test Scores44%48%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools281,99179,221
Total private schools454824,874
Total post-secondary schools11477,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Kennewick are 10% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 28 public schools in Kennewick
  • 82.6% of people in Kennewick have completed 8th grade
  • 81.7% of people in Kennewick have completed high school
  • 22.6% of people in Kennewick have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Kennewick

      IndexKennewickWashingtonNational
      Completed 8th grade82.6%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school81.7%86.6%83.0%
      Completed some college59.8%67.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree33.7%43.3%38.5%
      Completed bachelors22.6%33.6%30.3%
      Completed masters8.1%12.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.1%3.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.8%1.5%1.3%

      Kennewick, WA School Districts

      • Kennewick School District
      • Finley School District

      There are a total of 28 public schools, 4 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Kennewick. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Kennewick, WA schools is 44%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Kennewick, WA, an average of 82.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      West Richland, WA13,40764%29%
      West Pasco, WA2,39856%13%
      Richland, WA53,22755%12%
      Burbank, WA3,13942%15%
      Benton City, WA3,19330%39%
      Kennewick, WA77,97544%10%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Racine, WI77,93123%53%
      Silver Spring, MD78,03834%31%
      Mount Pleasant, SC77,90769%41%
      Gary, IN77,85842%15%
      Bellflower, CA77,68731%37%
      Kennewick, WA77,97544%10%
      Source: The Kennewick, WA 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.