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Avg. test scores 1%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 23%

Moorhead school information

IndexMoorheadMinnesotaNational
Average Test Scores48%52%48%
Student/Teacher ratio17:116:116:1
Total public schools132,22479,221
Total private schools247724,874
Total post-secondary schools51407,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Moorhead are 1% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 13 public schools in Moorhead
  • 93.1% of people in Moorhead have completed 8th grade
  • 92.2% of people in Moorhead have completed high school
  • 37.2% of people in Moorhead have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Moorhead

      IndexMoorheadMinnesotaNational
      Completed 8th grade93.1%90.5%84.3%
      Completed high school92.2%89.5%83.0%
      Completed some college71.0%66.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree50.3%45.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors37.2%34.2%30.3%
      Completed masters10.1%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.6%3.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.0%1.4%1.3%

      Moorhead, MN School Districts

      • Moorhead Public School District

      There are a total of 13 public schools, 2 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools in Moorhead. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Moorhead, MN schools is 48%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Moorhead, MN, an average of 93.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 92.2% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Harwood, ND76765%34%
      Horace, ND2,55965%34%
      Dilworth, MN4,23762%28%
      Kindred, ND77961%27%
      Mapleton, ND88660%25%
      Moorhead, MN41,32148%1%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Leominster, MA41,30448%0%
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      Ocoee, FL41,39358%21%
      Findlay, OH41,41262%29%
      Bartlett, IL41,47543%10%
      Moorhead, MN41,32148%1%
      Source: The Moorhead, MN 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.