Hillsboro school information

Average Test Scores69%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools87,41879,221
Total private schools21,26724,874
Total post-secondary schools14637,963
The Hillsboro, TX educational system consists of 8 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Hillsboro public schools have average test scores of 69% which is 4% lower than than the Texas average and 40% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Hillsboro public schools is 14:1, compared to 14:1 in Texas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 72.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 68.9% have completed high school, 14.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Hillsboro are 40% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Hillsboro.
  • 72.2% of people in Hillsboro have completed 8th grade.
  • 68.9% of people in Hillsboro have completed high school.
  • 14.5% of people in Hillsboro have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Hillsboro

Completed 8th grade72.2%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school68.9%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college43.5%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.2%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.5%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters5.6%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.1%1.3%

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

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Abbott, TX32487%77%
Malone, TX34080%62%
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Itasca, TX1,43875%53%
Aquilla, TX15775%51%
Hillsboro, TX8,35869%40%

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Dalhart, TX8,35761%24%
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Oberlin, OH8,35380%63%
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Hillsboro, TX8,35869%40%
Source: The Hillsboro, TX 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.