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Avg. test scores 20%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 56%
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Perry school information

IndexPerryIowaNational
Average Test Scores58%69%48%
Student/Teacher ratio12:113:116:1
Total public schools31,10179,221
Total private schools120824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Perry are 20% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Perry
  • 75.2% of people in Perry have completed 8th grade
  • 73.5% of people in Perry have completed high school
  • 13.3% of people in Perry have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Perry

      IndexPerryIowaNational
      Completed 8th grade75.2%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school73.5%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college42.3%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree23.7%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors13.3%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters4.7%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.6%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.1%1.3%

      Perry, IA School Districts

      • Perry Community School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Perry. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Perry, IA schools is 58%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Perry, IA, an average of 75.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 73.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Granger, IA1,46187%80.8%
      Woodward, IA1,62186%77.7%
      Ogden, IA2,06982%70.8%
      Dallas Center, IA1,85181%67.8%
      Madrid, IA2,58570%44.8%
      Perry, IA7,87658%20.2%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Creston, IA7,87765%34.0%
      Stayton, OR7,87548%0.3%
      Belgrade, MT7,87456%16.5%
      Woodlawn CDP (Prince George's County), MD7,87316%67.8%
      Marion, NC7,87345%7.4%
      Perry, IA7,87658%20.2%
      Source: The Perry, 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.