Russell Springs school information

IndexRussell SpringsKentuckyNational
Average Test Scores48%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools41,15779,221
Total private schoolsn/a29824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1307,963
The Russell Springs, KY educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Russell Springs public schools have average test scores of 48% which is 2% higher than than the Kentucky average and 2% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Russell Springs public schools is 15:1, compared to 16:1 in Kentucky and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 70.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 60.1% have completed high school, 13.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Russell Springs are 2% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Russell Springs.
  • 70.7% of people in Russell Springs have completed 8th grade.
  • 60.1% of people in Russell Springs have completed high school.
  • 13.7% of people in Russell Springs have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Russell Springs

IndexRussell SpringsKentuckyNational
Completed 8th grade70.7%81.0%84.3%
Completed high school60.1%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college36.5%51.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree17.7%30.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors13.7%22.7%30.3%
Completed masters6.4%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.4%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%0.9%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Jamestown, KY1,98951%4%
Columbia, KY4,84746%7%
Monticello, KY6,11631%37%
Russell Springs, KY2,50648%2%

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Russell Springs, KY2,50648%2%
Source: The Russell Springs, KY 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.