Avg. test scores 78%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 20%

Pella school information

Average Test Scores88%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools51,10179,221
Total private schools320824,874
Total post-secondary schools1967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Pella are 78% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Pella
  • 94.1% of people in Pella have completed 8th grade
  • 88.8% of people in Pella have completed high school
  • 36.3% of people in Pella have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Pella

      Completed 8th grade94.1%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school88.8%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college63.7%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree46.3%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors36.3%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters10.7%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.0%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate3.4%1.1%1.3%

      Pella, IA School Districts

      • Pella Community School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 3 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Pella. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Pella, IA schools is 88%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Pella, IA, an average of 94.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.8% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Monroe, IA1,87586%74%
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      New Sharon, IA1,26385%72%
      Knoxville, IA7,23680%62%
      Bussey, IA57875%51%
      Pella, IA10,28088%78%

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      Jackson, WY10,27956%13%
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      Berwick, PA10,27661%24%
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      Pella, IA10,28088%78%
      Source: The Pella, 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.