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Payson school information

Index Payson Arizona National
Average Test Scores42%43%48%
Student/Teacher ratio18:118:116:1
Total public schools71,86379,221
Total private schools131624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1487,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Payson are 12% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Payson
  • 86.6% of people in Payson have completed 8th grade
  • 85.3% of people in Payson have completed high school
  • 25.9% of people in Payson have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Payson

      Index Payson Arizona National
      Completed 8th grade86.6%83.7%84.3%
      Completed high school85.3%82.2%83.0%
      Completed some college64.0%62.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree37.3%36.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors25.9%28.0%30.3%
      Completed masters9.5%10.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.5%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.2%1.2%1.3%

      Payson, AZ School Districts

      • Payson Unified District

      There are a total of 7 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Payson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Payson, AZ schools is 42%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Payson, AZ, an average of 86.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Pine, AZ1,70052%8.3%
      Payson, AZ15,70842%11.8%

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      Conyers, GA15,70534%29.8%
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      Jasper, IN15,68160%25.7%
      North Arlington, NJ15,68154%12.5%
      Longmeadow, MA15,73670%46.7%
      Payson, AZ15,70842%11.8%
      Source: The Payson, AZ education data displayed above is derived from the 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.