Bellingham school information

IndexBellinghamWashingtonNational
Average Test Scores57%48%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools361,99179,235
Total private schools1554824,875
Total post-secondary schools51477,965

Did you know?

  • The average school test scores in Bellingham are 17% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 36 public schools in Bellingham.
  • 88.8% of people in Bellingham have completed 8th grade.
  • 88.4% of people in Bellingham have completed high school.
  • 40.7% of people in Bellingham have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Bellingham

sort by
show
min score 0

Find Real Estate Listings In Bellingham

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Bellingham

Compare Bellingham, WA Education To Other Cities

Education level achieved in Bellingham

IndexBellinghamWashingtonNational
Completed 8th grade88.8%87.2%83.8%
Completed high school88.4%86.3%82.4%
Completed some college74.3%66.8%58.4%
Completed associate degree51.0%42.0%37.2%
Completed bachelors40.7%32.3%29.3%
Completed masters14.3%11.7%11.0%
Completed professional degree4.5%3.4%3.2%
Completed doctorate2.0%1.4%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Bellingham (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Geneva, WA2,42960%21%
Edison, WA23657%15%
Lynden, WA12,57956%13%
Nooksack, WA1,56555%12%
Acme, WA31053%8%
Bellingham, WA82,08057%17%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Warwick, RI82,06530%39%
Troy, MI82,10669%41%
Longview, TX82,03070%42%
O'Fallon, MO81,97865%32%
Buena Park, CA82,19139%21%
Bellingham, WA82,08057%17%
Source: The Bellingham, WA education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau 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.