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Avg. test scores 27%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 27%

Abilene school information

IndexAbileneTexasNational
Average Test Scores73%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools527,41879,221
Total private schools51,26724,874
Total post-secondary schools64637,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Abilene are 49% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 52 public schools in Abilene
  • 77.0% of people in Abilene have completed 8th grade
  • 75.4% of people in Abilene have completed high school
  • 22.0% of people in Abilene have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Abilene

      IndexAbileneTexasNational
      Completed 8th grade77.0%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school75.4%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college53.3%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree28.6%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors22.0%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters6.9%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.0%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.9%1.1%1.3%

      Abilene, TX School Districts

      • Abilene Independent School District
      • Wylie Independent School District

      There are a total of 52 public schools, 5 private schools and 6 post-secondary schools in Abilene. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Abilene, TX schools is 73%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Abilene, TX, an average of 77.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 75.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Buffalo Gap, TX46894%90%
      Clyde, TX3,75279%61%
      Hawley, TX72177%57%
      Abilene, TX122,61273%49%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Santa Clara, CA122,72549%0%
      Murfreesboro, TN122,00764%31%
      Victorville, CA121,32023%53%
      East Los Angeles, CA124,19126%47%
      Hartford, CT124,32025%49%
      Abilene, TX122,61273%49%
      Source: The Abilene, 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.