Hayward school information

Average Test Scores29%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools398,30879,221
Total private schools143,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools81,0857,963
The Hayward, CA educational system consists of 39 public schools, 14 private schools and 8 post-secondary schools. Hayward public schools have average test scores of 29% which is 24% lower than than the California average and 41% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Hayward public schools is 20:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 79.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 78.3% have completed high school, 26.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Did you know?

  • The average school test scores in Hayward are 41% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 39 public schools in Hayward.
  • 79.8% of people in Hayward have completed 8th grade.
  • 78.3% of people in Hayward have completed high school.
  • 26.4% of people in Hayward have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Hayward

sort by
min score 0

Find Real Estate Listings In Hayward


New Real Estate Listings In Hayward

Compare Hayward, CA Education To Other Cities

Education level achieved in Hayward

Completed 8th grade79.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school78.3%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college55.0%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree33.7%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors26.4%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters7.1%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.9%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.6%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Orinda, CA18,93686%75%
Piedmont, CA11,20184%72%
Moraga, CA16,97783%69%
Alamo, CA16,07879%60%
Camino Tassajara, CA3,45678%59%
Hayward, CA154,50729%41%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Springfield, MA153,99138%23%
Pasadena, TX153,28669%41%
Cary, NC155,82268%38%
Salinas, CA155,88925%49%
McKinney, TX156,82181%64%
Hayward, CA154,50729%41%
Source: The Hayward, CA 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.