Avg. test scores 7%
High school dipl. 31%
Bachelors degree 90%

Lake City school information

IndexLake CityTennesseeNational
Average Test Scores46%52%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools21,39079,221
Total private schoolsn/a43024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1897,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lake City are 7% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Lake City
  • 65.9% of people in Lake City have completed 8th grade
  • 57.6% of people in Lake City have completed high school
  • 3.1% of people in Lake City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lake City

      IndexLake CityTennesseeNational
      Completed 8th grade65.9%82.0%84.3%
      Completed high school57.6%79.9%83.0%
      Completed some college21.8%53.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree7.1%32.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors3.1%25.4%30.3%
      Completed masters0.8%9.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.3%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

      Lake City, TN School Districts

      • Anderson County School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lake City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lake City, TN schools is 46%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Lake City, TN, an average of 65.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 57.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Andersonville, TN34970%41%
      Norris, TN1,69060%21%
      Oak Ridge, TN29,28557%17%
      Jacksboro, TN2,02556%13%
      Clinton, TN9,99353%7%
      Lake City, TN1,84846%7%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lakeland, MN1,84768%37%
      Adams Center, NY1,84733%34%
      Westhampton Beach, NY1,84780%62%
      Baldwin, FL1,84943%12%
      Livonia, LA1,84955%12%
      Lake City, TN1,84846%7%
      Source: The Lake City, TN 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.