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Avg. test scores 58%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 44%

Sylacauga school information

IndexSylacaugaAlabamaNational
Average Test Scores42%37%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:115:116:1
Total public schools101,30779,221
Total private schools235324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1027,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Sylacauga are 15% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 10 public schools in Sylacauga
  • 80.5% of people in Sylacauga have completed 8th grade
  • 77.5% of people in Sylacauga have completed high school
  • 17.0% of people in Sylacauga have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Sylacauga

      IndexSylacaugaAlabamaNational
      Completed 8th grade80.5%80.7%84.3%
      Completed high school77.5%79.2%83.0%
      Completed some college49.5%53.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree24.6%31.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.0%24.0%30.3%
      Completed masters6.3%8.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.1%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.0%1.3%

      Sylacauga, AL School Districts

      • Sylacauga City School District

      There are a total of 10 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Sylacauga. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Sylacauga, AL schools is 42%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Sylacauga, AL, an average of 80.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Wilsonville, AL2,11950%1%
      Fayetteville, AL1,43736%27%
      Vincent, AL2,10335%30%
      Childersburg, AL5,06231%38%
      Mignon, AL1,03228%44%
      Sylacauga, AL12,69642%15%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Centralia, IL12,69626%47%
      Wakefield, VA12,69793%90%
      Weigelstown, PA12,69352%5%
      Middle Valley, TN12,69966%33%
      Woodward, OK12,69365%31%
      Sylacauga, AL12,69642%15%
      Source: The Sylacauga, 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.