Avg. test scores 67%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 20%
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Norwalk school information

Average Test Scores81%69%48%
Student/Teacher ratio13:113:116:1
Total public schools51,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Norwalk are 67% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Norwalk
  • 95.5% of people in Norwalk have completed 8th grade
  • 94.0% of people in Norwalk have completed high school
  • 36.5% of people in Norwalk have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Norwalk

      Completed 8th grade95.5%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school94.0%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college74.2%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree47.5%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors36.5%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters8.7%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.5%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.1%1.3%

      Norwalk, IA School Districts

      • Norwalk Community School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Norwalk. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Norwalk, IA schools is 81%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Norwalk, IA, an average of 95.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 94.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Van Meter, IA1,25686%79.4%
      Waukee, IA16,95585%75.9%
      Grimes, IA10,42284%75.4%
      Johnston, IA19,49182%69.5%
      Dallas Center, IA1,85181%67.8%
      Norwalk, IA9,94481%67.3%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Fairfield, IA9,94268%40.6%
      Jefferson, GA9,94662%28.8%
      Brownsville, TN9,93822%55.3%
      Elkhorn, WI9,93140%16.3%
      Waldwick, NJ9,92266%37.7%
      Norwalk, IA9,94481%67.3%
      Source: The Norwalk, 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.