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  • Washington High School
  • 1111 S. Ave. B, Washington
  • Washington Comm School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 550
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
74%
  • Lincoln Upper Elementary School
  • 606 S 4th Ave, Washington
  • Washington Comm School District
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 338
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
72%
  • Washington Middle School
  • 313 S. 4th Ave, Washington
  • Washington Comm School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 419
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
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  • Stewart Elementary School
  • 821 N 4th Ave, Washington
  • Washington Comm School District
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 426
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
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Washington school information

IndexWashingtonIowaNational
Average Test Scores77%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:113:116:1
Total public schools51,10179,221
Total private schools120824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
The Washington, IA educational system consists of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Washington public schools have average test scores of 77% which is equal to than the Iowa average and 57% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Washington public schools is 16:1, compared to 13:1 in Iowa and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 85.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 83.8% have completed high school, 17.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Washington

IndexWashingtonIowaNational
Completed 8th grade85.3%89.2%84.3%
Completed high school83.8%87.7%83.0%
Completed some college52.8%59.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree28.2%38.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.8%27.2%30.3%
Completed masters5.3%8.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.7%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.1%1.3%

Washington, IA School Districts

Washington Community School District

There are a total of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Washington. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Washington, IA schools is 77%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Washington, IA, an average of 85.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Washington 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 Washington, IA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Keota, IA93287%77%
Riverside, IA1,05480%62%
Kalona, IA2,47979%61%
Crawfordsville, IA26177%56%
Wayland, IA1,02777%56%
Washington, IA7,36877%57%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Globe, AZ7,36927%46%
West Dundee, IL7,36947%4%
Sioux Center, IA7,37080%63%
Fort Pierce North, FL7,36562%26%
Waite Park, MN7,37116%67%
Washington, IA7,36877%57%
Source: The Washington, 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.
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