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Avg. test scores 38%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 42%

Tifton school information

IndexTiftonGeorgiaNational
Average Test Scores31%35%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:116:116:1
Total public schools122,16479,221
Total private schools351524,874
Total post-secondary schools21927,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Tifton are 38% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in Tifton
  • 76.1% of people in Tifton have completed 8th grade
  • 74.2% of people in Tifton have completed high school
  • 17.6% of people in Tifton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Tifton

      IndexTiftonGeorgiaNational
      Completed 8th grade76.1%82.3%84.3%
      Completed high school74.2%81.0%83.0%
      Completed some college45.7%57.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree26.3%36.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.6%29.4%30.3%
      Completed masters7.6%11.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.0%3.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.3%1.3%

      Tifton, GA School Districts

      • Tift County School District

      There are a total of 12 public schools, 3 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Tifton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Tifton, GA schools is 31%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Tifton, GA, an average of 76.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 74.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Unionville, GA1,62535%30%
      Omega, GA1,11135%30%
      Norman Park, GA1,21331%37%
      Tifton, GA16,69131%38%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Altoona, IA16,69283%69%
      New Milford, NJ16,68255%12%
      Parole, MD16,67966%35%
      Roosevelt, NY16,67528%44%
      Center Point, AL16,71119%62%
      Tifton, GA16,69131%38%
      Source: The Tifton, GA 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.