Avg. test scores 16%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 41%
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Washington school information

Average Test Scores56%69%48%
Student/Teacher ratio16:113:116:1
Total public schools51,10179,221
Total private schools120824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Washington are 16% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Washington
  • 85.3% of people in Washington have completed 8th grade
  • 83.8% of people in Washington have completed high school
  • 17.8% of people in Washington have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Washington

      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 56%. 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.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Wellman, IA1,36574%52.7%
      Kalona, IA2,47969%43.4%
      Wayland, IA1,02767%39.2%
      Winfield, IA1,06866%36.6%
      Keota, IA93266%36.6%
      Washington, IA7,36856%15.7%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      West Dundee, IL7,36945%6.0%
      Sioux Center, IA7,37069%43.4%
      Waite Park, MN7,37117%64.7%
      Canfield, OH7,37688%83.8%
      St. Francis, MN7,37752%7.4%
      Washington, IA7,36856%15.7%
      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.