Panama City Beach school information

IndexPanama City BeachFloridaNational
Average Test Scores59%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:117:116:1
Total public schools53,38879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,64024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4667,963
The Panama City Beach, FL educational system consists of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Panama City Beach public schools have average test scores of 59% which is 19% higher than than the Florida average and 19% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Panama City Beach public schools is 18:1, compared to 17:1 in Florida and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 88.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 87.8% have completed high school, 30.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Panama City Beach are 19% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Panama City Beach.
  • 88.1% of people in Panama City Beach have completed 8th grade.
  • 87.8% of people in Panama City Beach have completed high school.
  • 30.2% of people in Panama City Beach have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Panama City Beach

IndexPanama City BeachFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade88.1%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school87.8%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college66.8%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree43.3%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors30.2%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters8.9%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.1%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.7%1.1%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Panama City Beach (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Upper Grand Lagoon, FL15,77175%52%
Tyndall AFB, FL3,44469%40%
Lynn Haven, FL19,79964%30%
Panama City, FL36,65446%6%
Springfield, FL9,31838%24%
Panama City Beach, FL12,33359%19%

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Bayou Blue, LA12,33374%50%
Steamboat Springs, CO12,33653%8%
North Merrick, NY12,33760%23%
Channahon, IL12,32945%9%
Northlake, IL12,33919%62%
Panama City Beach, FL12,33359%19%
Source: The Panama City Beach, FL 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.