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Lorain school information

Index Lorain Ohio National
Average Test Scores42%61%48%
Student/Teacher ratio16:117:116:1
Total public schools263,65079,221
Total private schools51,00024,874
Total post-secondary schools23937,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lorain are 13% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 26 public schools in Lorain
  • 78.1% of people in Lorain have completed 8th grade
  • 76.2% of people in Lorain have completed high school
  • 11.7% of people in Lorain have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lorain

      Index Lorain Ohio National
      Completed 8th grade78.1%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school76.2%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college46.4%55.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree21.6%35.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors11.7%26.7%30.3%
      Completed masters4.4%10.0%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.0%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.1%1.3%

      Lorain, OH School Districts

      • Lorain City School District
      • Clearview Local School District

      There are a total of 26 public schools, 5 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Lorain. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lorain, OH schools is 42%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Lorain, OH, an average of 78.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.2% have completed high school.

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Bay Village, OH15,25891%88.9%
      Avon Lake, OH24,30988%83.2%
      Avon, OH23,23387%80.2%
      Westlake, OH32,15486%78.1%
      Olmsted Falls, OH8,89284%74.2%
      Lorain, OH63,83242%12.7%

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      Port Orange, FL63,81564%33.9%
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      Bellevue, NE63,97052%7.7%
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      Lorain, OH63,83242%12.7%
      Source: The Lorain, OH education data displayed above is derived from the 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.