Shorter school information

IndexShorterAlabamaNational
Average Test Scores27%37%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a15:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,30779,221
Total private schoolsn/a35324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1027,963
The Shorter, AL educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Shorter public schools have average test scores of 27% which is 28% lower than than the Alabama average and 45% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Shorter public schools is n/a, compared to 15:1 in Alabama and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 76.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 74.4% have completed high school, 11.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Shorter are 45% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Shorter.
  • 76.6% of people in Shorter have completed 8th grade.
  • 74.4% of people in Shorter have completed high school.
  • 11.7% of people in Shorter have completed a bachelors degree.

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  • Dc Wolfe School4450 Cross Keys RdGrades: KG - 6Students: 116 · Ratio: 15:127

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Education level achieved in Shorter

IndexShorterAlabamaNational
Completed 8th grade76.6%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school74.4%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college37.8%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.4%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.7%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters3.7%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.0%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Tallassee, AL5,65739%22%
Reeltown, AL36332%35%
Tuskegee, AL9,05019%62%
Pike Road, AL7,79017%66%
Notasulga, AL95112%76%
Shorter, AL58127%45%

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Ronda, NC58142%14%
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Chadwick, IL58132%35%
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Presho, SD58050%1%
Shorter, AL58127%45%
Source: The Shorter, AL 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.