Parker City school information

IndexParker CityIndianaNational
Average Test Scores75%66%49%
Student/Teacher ratio34:122:116:1
Total public schools21,75579,221
Total private schoolsn/a67524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1417,963
The Parker City, IN educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Parker City public schools have average test scores of 75% which is 13% higher than than the Indiana average and 52% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Parker City public schools is 34:1, compared to 22:1 in Indiana and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 78.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 77.0% have completed high school, 16.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Parker City are 52% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Parker City.
  • 78.1% of people in Parker City have completed 8th grade.
  • 77.0% of people in Parker City have completed high school.
  • 16.3% of people in Parker City have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Parker City

IndexParker CityIndianaNational
Completed 8th grade78.1%84.6%84.3%
Completed high school77.0%82.9%83.0%
Completed some college37.4%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree21.6%33.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.3%24.6%30.3%
Completed masters5.4%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.9%2.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.6%1.0%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Parker City (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Eaton, IN1,72577%56%
Selma, IN79976%54%
Ridgeville, IN53172%46%
Albany, IN1,98870%41%
Dunkirk, IN2,34169%40%
Parker City, IN1,42975%52%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Chatham, MA1,42953%8%
Byron, CA1,42938%22%
Albany, LA1,42976%54%
Ringgold, LA1,42962%26%
Decatur, TN1,42960%22%
Parker City, IN1,42975%52%
Source: The Parker City, IN 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.