Plainfield school information

Average Test Scores86%66%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:122:116:1
Total public schools91,75579,221
Total private schools367524,874
Total post-secondary schools11417,963
The Plainfield, IN educational system consists of 9 public schools, 3 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Plainfield public schools have average test scores of 86% which is 30% higher than than the Indiana average and 75% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Plainfield public schools is 21:1, compared to 22:1 in Indiana and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 87.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 87.1% have completed high school, 30.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Plainfield are 75% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 9 public schools in Plainfield.
  • 87.8% of people in Plainfield have completed 8th grade.
  • 87.1% of people in Plainfield have completed high school.
  • 30.8% of people in Plainfield have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Plainfield

Completed 8th grade87.8%84.6%84.3%
Completed high school87.1%82.9%83.0%
Completed some college60.6%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree39.1%33.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors30.8%24.6%30.3%
Completed masters11.2%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.9%2.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.6%1.0%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Plainfield (high school & post-secondary)

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Brownsburg, IN24,07288%79%
Lizton, IN54785%73%
North Salem, IN49385%72%
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Clayton, IN97681%64%
Plainfield, IN30,31886%75%

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North Royalton, OH30,30290%83%
Jamestown, NY30,34531%37%
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Plainfield, IN30,31886%75%
Source: The Plainfield, IN 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.