Alachua school information

IndexAlachuaFloridaNational
Average Test Scores60%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:117:116:1
Total public schools53,38879,221
Total private schools21,64024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4667,963
The Alachua, FL educational system consists of 5 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Alachua public schools have average test scores of 60% which is 21% higher than than the Florida average and 21% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Alachua public schools is 17:1, compared to 17:1 in Florida and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 90.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 89.9% have completed high school, 34.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.3% have completed a doctorate degree.
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  • The average school test scores in Alachua are 21% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Alachua.
  • 90.3% of people in Alachua have completed 8th grade.
  • 89.9% of people in Alachua have completed high school.
  • 34.2% of people in Alachua have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Alachua

IndexAlachuaFloridaNational
Completed 8th grade90.3%84.0%84.3%
Completed high school89.9%83.0%83.0%
Completed some college68.9%58.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree49.2%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors34.2%27.9%30.3%
Completed masters12.1%10.0%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.3%3.1%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.4%1.1%1.3%

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Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
High Springs, FL5,67860%21%
Newberry, FL5,41056%13%
Brooker, FL46352%6%
Fort White, FL81750%2%
Gainesville, FL128,61050%1%
Alachua, FL9,55360%21%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Mooresville, IN9,55373%48%
Pine Ridge, FL9,55461%23%
Snohomish, WA9,55141%17%
Brentwood, PA9,55063%28%
Gunbarrel, CO9,55962%26%
Alachua, FL9,55360%21%
Source: The Alachua, 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.