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Avg. test scores 69%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 55%

Nashua school information

IndexNashuaIowaNational
Average Test Scores83%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools21,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Nashua are 69% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Nashua
  • 90.3% of people in Nashua have completed 8th grade
  • 88.5% of people in Nashua have completed high school
  • 13.6% of people in Nashua have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Nashua

      IndexNashuaIowaNational
      Completed 8th grade90.3%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school88.5%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college48.4%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree28.0%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors13.6%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters4.9%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.8%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.1%1.3%

      Nashua, IA School Districts

      • Nashua-Plainfield Community School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Nashua. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Nashua, IA schools is 83%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Nashua, IA, an average of 90.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Greene, IA1,11585%72%
      Allison, IA1,22282%67%
      Plainfield, IA50580%62%
      Clarksville, IA1,27680%62%
      Charles City, IA7,49677%57%
      Nashua, IA1,61383%69%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Toughkenamon, PA1,61356%14%
      Bay Springs, MS1,61327%45%
      Island Heights, NJ1,61340%20%
      Monte Alto, TX1,61364%29%
      Rosedale, MS1,61212%75%
      Nashua, IA1,61383%69%
      Source: The Nashua, 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.