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  • Tilford Elementary School
  • 308 E 13th St, Vinton
  • Vinton-Shellsburg Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 507
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Vinton-shellsburg High School
  • 210 W. 21st St., Vinton
  • Vinton-Shellsburg Comm School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 501
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Vinton-shellsburg Middle School
  • 212 W. 15th St., Vinton
  • Vinton-Shellsburg Comm School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 337
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1

Vinton school information

Average Test Scores86%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools41,10179,221
Total private schoolsn/a20824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
The Vinton, IA educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Vinton public schools have average test scores of 86% which is 11% higher than than the Iowa average and 75% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Vinton public schools is 14:1, compared to 13:1 in Iowa and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 91.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 89.4% have completed high school, 27.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Vinton

Completed 8th grade91.1%89.2%84.3%
Completed high school89.4%87.7%83.0%
Completed some college54.7%59.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.6%38.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors27.5%27.2%30.3%
Completed masters6.5%8.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

Vinton, IA School Districts

Vinton-Shellsburg Community School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Vinton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Vinton, IA schools is 86%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Vinton, IA, an average of 91.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Vinton schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Vinton, IA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Center Point, IA2,50788%79%
Urbana, IA1,44485%73%
La Porte City, IA2,40385%72%
Shellsburg, IA1,09785%72%
Van Horne, IA78283%69%
Vinton, IA5,16686%75%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Ayden, NC5,16735%28%
Basehor, KS5,16748%2%
Bayou Vista, LA5,16480%62%
Greenbrier, AR5,16446%7%
West Hills, NY5,16371%43%
Vinton, IA5,16686%75%
Source: The Vinton, IA 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.