Wharton school information

IndexWhartonTexasNational
Average Test Scores65%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools57,41879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,26724,874
Total post-secondary schools14637,963
The Wharton, TX educational system consists of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Wharton public schools have average test scores of 65% which is 10% lower than than the Texas average and 31% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Wharton public schools is 14:1, compared to 14:1 in Texas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 71.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 68.4% have completed high school, 9.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Wharton are 31% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Wharton.
  • 71.5% of people in Wharton have completed 8th grade.
  • 68.4% of people in Wharton have completed high school.
  • 9.7% of people in Wharton have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Wharton

IndexWhartonTexasNational
Completed 8th grade71.5%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school68.4%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college39.8%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree18.9%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors9.7%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters3.6%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.5%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.1%1.3%

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

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East Bernard, TX2,57685%73%
Boling, TX86178%58%
Beasley, TX65675%51%
Iago, TX7170%41%
El Campo, TX11,68568%37%
Wharton, TX8,77365%31%

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Collingdale, PA8,77729%42%
Riverside, IL8,77951%4%
Booneville, MS8,76442%14%
Cloverdale, CA8,76334%32%
South Amboy, NJ8,76236%27%
Wharton, TX8,77365%31%
Source: The Wharton, 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.