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Avg. test scores 16%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 1%

Valdez school information

IndexValdezAlaskaNational
Average Test Scores42%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio45:118:116:1
Total public schools428579,221
Total private schoolsn/a5524,874
Total post-secondary schools1117,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Valdez are 16% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Valdez
  • 94.5% of people in Valdez have completed 8th grade
  • 93.7% of people in Valdez have completed high school
  • 30.7% of people in Valdez have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Valdez

      IndexValdezAlaskaNational
      Completed 8th grade94.5%88.0%84.3%
      Completed high school93.7%87.2%83.0%
      Completed some college68.9%64.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree43.0%37.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors30.7%28.8%30.3%
      Completed masters7.9%10.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.3%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

      Valdez, AK School Districts

      • Valdez City School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Valdez. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Valdez, AK schools is 42%. The average student to teacher ratio is 45:1. In Valdez, AK, an average of 94.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Valdez, AK3,93042%16%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Franklin, NC3,93042%15%
      Lowell, MI3,93042%14%
      Beloit, KS3,92942%15%
      Le Claire, IA3,93188%80%
      Hazlehurst, MS3,9276%88%
      Valdez, AK3,93042%16%
      Source: The Valdez, AK 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.