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  • Central Springs Middle School
  • Po Box 367, Nora Springs
  • Central Springs Comm School District
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 223
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Central Springs Elementary. School - Nora Springs
  • Po Box 367, Nora Springs
  • Central Springs Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 171
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 35:1

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.

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%

Nora Springs, IA School Districts

Central Springs Community School District

There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Nora Springs. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Nora Springs, IA schools is 83%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Nora Springs, IA, an average of 91.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.7% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Nora Springs schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Nora Springs, IA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Osage, IA3,63183%68%
Manly, IA1,55182%67%
Rockford, IA76077%56%
Rockwell, IA1,10077%56%
Mason City, IA27,54673%48%
Nora Springs, IA1,56783%69%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Madison, MN1,56762%26%
Apollo, PA1,56758%18%
Chapin, SC1,56678%58%
Gower, MO1,56664%30%
Felton, DE1,56656%13%
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.