Hillsborough school information

IndexHillsboroughCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores87%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:120:116:1
Total public schools48,30879,221
Total private schools33,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
The Hillsborough, CA educational system consists of 4 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Hillsborough public schools have average test scores of 87% which is 127% higher than than the California average and 76% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Hillsborough public schools is 16:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 97.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 97.4% have completed high school, 77.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 17.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Hillsborough are 76% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Hillsborough.
  • 97.4% of people in Hillsborough have completed 8th grade.
  • 97.4% of people in Hillsborough have completed high school.
  • 77.1% of people in Hillsborough have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Hillsborough

IndexHillsboroughCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade97.4%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school97.4%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college90.9%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree81.8%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors77.1%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters41.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree17.5%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate4.3%1.6%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Los Altos, CA30,23886%75%
Los Altos Hills, CA8,37685%72%
Palo Alto, CA66,64982%68%
Portola Valley, CA4,55082%66%
Stanford, CA14,92682%66%
Hillsborough, CA11,31287%76%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Lyndon, KY11,31046%7%
Winton, CA11,30932%34%
Lowes Island, VA11,31689%80%
Crossville, TN11,30860%22%
Lake Arrowhead, CA11,30731%36%
Hillsborough, CA11,31287%76%
Source: The Hillsborough, 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.