Nora Springs school information

IndexNora SpringsIowaNational
Average Test Scores83%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:113:116:1
Total public schools21,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
The Nora Springs, IA educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Nora Springs public schools have average test scores of 83% which is 7% higher than than the Iowa average and 69% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Nora Springs public schools is 12:1, compared to 13:1 in Iowa and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 91.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 90.7% have completed high school, 15.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Nora Springs are 69% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Nora Springs.
  • 91.5% of people in Nora Springs have completed 8th grade.
  • 90.7% of people in Nora Springs have completed high school.
  • 15.0% of people in Nora Springs have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Nora Springs

IndexNora SpringsIowaNational
Completed 8th grade91.5%89.2%84.3%
Completed high school90.7%87.7%83.0%
Completed some college56.6%59.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree38.2%38.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.0%27.2%30.3%
Completed masters5.6%8.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.7%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

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

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Nora Springs, IA1,56783%69%
Source: The Nora Springs, 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.