Avg. test scores 29%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 11%
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Pittsburg school information

Average Test Scores34%35%48%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools697079,221
Total private schools119024,874
Total post-secondary schools1867,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Pittsburg are 29% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Pittsburg
  • 86.9% of people in Pittsburg have completed 8th grade
  • 85.0% of people in Pittsburg have completed high school
  • 33.6% of people in Pittsburg have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Pittsburg

      Completed 8th grade86.9%87.4%84.3%
      Completed high school85.0%86.1%83.0%
      Completed some college66.0%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree42.4%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors33.6%31.6%30.3%
      Completed masters13.7%11.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.4%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.7%1.2%1.3%

      Pittsburg, KS School Districts

      • Pittsburg Unified School District 250

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Pittsburg. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Pittsburg, KS schools is 34%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Pittsburg, KS, an average of 86.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Weir, KS57950%3.9%
      Frontenac, KS3,43835%26.6%
      Girard, KS2,76333%31.4%
      Liberal, MO74231%34.9%
      Cherokee, KS86225%48.6%
      Pittsburg, KS20,39934%28.8%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Pleasant Prairie, WI20,39560%24.4%
      Northfield, MN20,40567%39.5%
      Portsmouth, OH20,39353%9.4%
      Hammond, LA20,38948%0.8%
      Ashland, OH20,41963%31.0%
      Pittsburg, KS20,39934%28.8%
      Source: The Pittsburg, 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.