Licking school information

Average Test Scores56%51%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools21,89979,221
Total private schoolsn/a53124,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a2137,963
The Licking, MO educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Licking public schools have average test scores of 56% which is 10% higher than than the Missouri average and 14% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Licking public schools is 15:1, compared to 14:1 in Missouri and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 56.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 54.0% have completed high school, 6.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Licking are 14% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Licking.
  • 56.4% of people in Licking have completed 8th grade.
  • 54.0% of people in Licking have completed high school.
  • 6.7% of people in Licking have completed a bachelors degree.

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  • Licking Elementary.125 College AvenueGrades: PK - 6Students: 486 · Ratio: 17:153
  • Licking High125 College AvenueGrades: 7 - 12Students: 402 · Ratio: 14:160

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Education level achieved in Licking

Completed 8th grade56.4%86.0%84.3%
Completed high school54.0%84.2%83.0%
Completed some college30.9%57.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree10.5%35.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors6.7%27.6%30.3%
Completed masters2.5%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.5%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.2%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Edgar Springs, MO25250%1%
Houston, MO2,42045%9%
Raymondville, MO48437%25%
Licking, MO2,95756%14%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Madison, WV2,95935%28%
Lewes, DE2,95551%4%
Lake Wissota, WI2,95965%31%
Ava, MO2,95556%15%
Woodlynne, NJ2,95530%39%
Licking, MO2,95756%14%
Source: The Licking, 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.