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Avg. test scores 7%
High school dipl. 24%
Bachelors degree 73%
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Pierson school information

IndexPiersonFloridaNational
Average Test Scores45%55%48%
Student/Teacher ratio12:117:116:1
Total public schools23,38879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,64024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4667,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Pierson are 7% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Pierson
  • 63.3% of people in Pierson have completed 8th grade
  • 63.0% of people in Pierson have completed high school
  • 8.3% of people in Pierson have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Pierson

      IndexPiersonFloridaNational
      Completed 8th grade63.3%84.0%84.3%
      Completed high school63.0%83.0%83.0%
      Completed some college36.2%58.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree15.8%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors8.3%27.9%30.3%
      Completed masters3.5%10.0%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.3%3.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.1%1.3%

      Pierson, FL School Districts

      • Volusia County School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Pierson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Pierson, FL schools is 45%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Pierson, FL, an average of 63.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 63.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      DeLand, FL29,44250%4.1%
      De Leon Springs, FL2,70845%7.5%
      Crescent City, FL1,74238%21.7%
      Pierson, FL1,60545%7.0%

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      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Mapleton, MN1,60559%21.6%
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      New London, NH1,60467%39.2%
      Sublette, KS1,60625%48.7%
      Menard, TX1,60442%12.2%
      Pierson, FL1,60545%7.0%
      Source: The Pierson, FL 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.