Avg. test scores 30%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 8%

Acton school information

Average Test Scores35%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio22:120:116:1
Total public schools58,30879,221
Total private schoolsn/a3,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Acton are 30% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Acton
  • 88.7% of people in Acton have completed 8th grade
  • 88.1% of people in Acton have completed high school
  • 27.8% of people in Acton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Acton

      Completed 8th grade88.7%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school88.1%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college68.3%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree39.2%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors27.8%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters10.0%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.5%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.3%1.6%1.3%

      Acton, CA School Districts

      • Acton-Agua Dulce Unified School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Acton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Acton, CA schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is 22:1. In Acton, CA, an average of 88.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Agua Dulce, CA3,54151%3%
      Leona Valley, CA1,58250%1%
      Quartz Hill, CA10,29137%25%
      Desert View Highlands, CA2,48433%33%
      Palmdale, CA156,82326%46%
      Acton, CA7,17035%30%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Heber Springs, AR7,16930%40%
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      Woodlake, VA7,17287%76%
      Demopolis, AL7,16740%19%
      Glenolden, PA7,16745%8%
      Acton, CA7,17035%30%
      Source: The Acton, 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.