Killen school information

Average Test Scores51%37%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:115:116:1
Total public schools31,30779,221
Total private schoolsn/a35324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1027,963
The Killen, AL educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Killen public schools have average test scores of 51% which is 35% higher than than the Alabama average and 3% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Killen public schools is 11:1, compared to 15:1 in Alabama and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 82.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 80.9% have completed high school, 23.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Killen are 3% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Killen.
  • 82.4% of people in Killen have completed 8th grade.
  • 80.9% of people in Killen have completed high school.
  • 23.1% of people in Killen have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Killen

Completed 8th grade82.4%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school80.9%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college56.9%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree31.8%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors23.1%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters8.1%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.0%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Killen (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Muscle Shoals, AL13,58563%29%
Underwood-Petersville, AL3,72355%11%
Rogersville, AL1,16150%2%
Lexington, AL68347%4%
Florence, AL39,93845%9%
Killen, AL1,12951%3%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Keysville, VA1,13079%60%
Erie, KS1,13022%55%
Etna, OH1,13050%2%
East Lexington, VA1,13083%68%
Cayuga, IN1,13054%10%
Killen, AL1,12951%3%
Source: The Killen, AL 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.