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Avg. test scores 46%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 52%

Shawnee school information

IndexShawneeKansasNational
Average Test Scores54%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools597079,221
Total private schools519024,874
Total post-secondary schools2867,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Shawnee are 9% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Shawnee
  • 93.0% of people in Shawnee have completed 8th grade
  • 92.5% of people in Shawnee have completed high school
  • 46.2% of people in Shawnee have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Shawnee

      IndexShawneeKansasNational
      Completed 8th grade93.0%87.4%84.3%
      Completed high school92.5%86.1%83.0%
      Completed some college74.9%63.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree55.0%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors46.2%31.6%30.3%
      Completed masters15.2%11.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.0%3.0%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.6%1.2%1.3%

      Shawnee, KS School Districts

      • De Soto Unified School District 232
      • Shawnee Mission Public Schools Unified School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 5 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Shawnee. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Shawnee, KS schools is 54%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Shawnee, KS, an average of 93.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 92.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Riverside, MO3,10385%72%
      Westwood, KS1,74775%51%
      Leawood, KS33,76370%43%
      Parkville, MO6,12469%39%
      Prairie Village, KS21,82465%32%
      Shawnee, KS64,44454%9%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      East Orange, NJ64,62124%50%
      Conway, AR64,18439%21%
      Daytona Beach, FL64,10544%10%
      Ames, IA64,07387%77%
      Skokie, IL64,87342%16%
      Shawnee, KS64,44454%9%
      Source: The Shawnee, 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.