Avg. test scores 67%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 36%

Mount Ayr school information

IndexMount AyrIowaNational
Average Test Scores82%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio10:113:116:1
Total public schools21,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Mount Ayr are 67% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Mount Ayr
  • 87.6% of people in Mount Ayr have completed 8th grade
  • 85.7% of people in Mount Ayr have completed high school
  • 19.3% of people in Mount Ayr have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Mount Ayr

      IndexMount AyrIowaNational
      Completed 8th grade87.6%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school85.7%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college53.5%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree29.0%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors19.3%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters6.1%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.6%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.1%1.3%

      Mount Ayr, IA School Districts

      • Mount Ayr Community School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Mount Ayr. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Mount Ayr, IA schools is 82%. The average student to teacher ratio is 10:1. In Mount Ayr, IA, an average of 87.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Diagonal, IA31975%52%
      Mount Ayr, IA1,95882%67%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Helper, UT1,95835%30%
      Oakboro, NC1,95840%20%
      Windham, OH1,95960%21%
      Erath, LA1,95785%73%
      Allegany, NY1,95957%16%
      Mount Ayr, IA1,95882%67%
      Source: The Mount Ayr, IA 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.