Avg. test scores 64%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 58%

Red Oak school information

IndexRed OakIowaNational
Average Test Scores81%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools61,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Red Oak are 64% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Red Oak
  • 84.2% of people in Red Oak have completed 8th grade
  • 81.5% of people in Red Oak have completed high school
  • 12.8% of people in Red Oak have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Red Oak

      IndexRed OakIowaNational
      Completed 8th grade84.2%89.2%84.3%
      Completed high school81.5%87.7%83.0%
      Completed some college48.9%59.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree22.5%38.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.8%27.2%30.3%
      Completed masters3.1%8.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.4%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.1%1.3%

      Red Oak, IA School Districts

      • Red Oak Community School District

      There are a total of 6 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Red Oak. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Red Oak, IA schools is 81%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Red Oak, IA, an average of 84.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.5% have completed high school.

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      Stanton, IA68581%64%
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      Villisca, IA1,25578%59%
      Essex, IA85976%54%
      Red Oak, IA5,54781%64%

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      Red Oak, IA5,54781%64%
      Source: The Red Oak, 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.