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Avg. test scores 14%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 63%

Selmer school information

IndexSelmerTennesseeNational
Average Test Scores56%52%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools31,39079,221
Total private schools143024,874
Total post-secondary schools11897,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Selmer are 14% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Selmer
  • 77.2% of people in Selmer have completed 8th grade
  • 72.5% of people in Selmer have completed high school
  • 11.2% of people in Selmer have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Selmer

      IndexSelmerTennesseeNational
      Completed 8th grade77.2%82.0%84.3%
      Completed high school72.5%79.9%83.0%
      Completed some college43.8%53.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree19.3%32.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors11.2%25.4%30.3%
      Completed masters3.4%9.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.4%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

      Selmer, TN School Districts

      • McNairy County School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Selmer. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Selmer, TN schools is 56%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Selmer, TN, an average of 77.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 72.5% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hornsby, TN27170%41%
      Michie, TN72958%17%
      Ramer, TN35555%11%
      Adamsville, TN2,28853%7%
      Bethel Springs, TN85252%6%
      Selmer, TN4,48256%14%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Benton, KY4,48357%15%
      Tarentum, PA4,48145%9%
      Tuscola, IL4,47831%36%
      Byram, CT4,48750%1%
      Mount Vernon, IA4,48790%83%
      Selmer, TN4,48256%14%
      Source: The Selmer, TN 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.