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Avg. test scores 60%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 38%

Parsons school information

IndexParsonsKansasNational
Average Test Scores41%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools697079,221
Total private schools119024,874
Total post-secondary schools1867,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Parsons are 18% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Parsons
  • 81.4% of people in Parsons have completed 8th grade
  • 78.6% of people in Parsons have completed high school
  • 18.9% of people in Parsons have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Parsons

      IndexParsonsKansasNational
      Completed 8th grade81.4%87.4%84.3%
      Completed high school78.6%86.1%83.0%
      Completed some college55.4%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree31.0%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors18.9%31.6%30.3%
      Completed masters7.7%11.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.1%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.2%1.2%1.3%

      Parsons, KS School Districts

      • Parsons Unified School District 503
      • Labette County Unified School District 506

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Parsons. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Parsons, KS schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Parsons, KS, an average of 81.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.6% have completed high school.

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      Mound Valley, KS42747%4%
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      Altamont, KS1,09837%25%
      St. Paul, KS81632%35%
      Parsons, KS10,11141%18%

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      Parsons, KS10,11141%18%
      Source: The Parsons, KS 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.