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  • Marin Elementary
  • 1001 Santa Fe Ave., Albany
  • Albany City Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 523
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
  • Cornell Elementary
  • 920 Talbot Ave., Albany
  • Albany City Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 570
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
  • Albany Middle School
  • 1259 Brighton Ave., Albany
  • Albany City Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 868
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
  • Albany High
  • 603 Key Route Blvd., Albany
  • Albany City Unified
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,195
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
  • Ocean View Elementary
  • 1000 Jackson St., Albany
  • Albany City Unified
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 697
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 24:1
  • Macgregor High (continuation)
  • 603 Key Route Blvd, Albany
  • Albany City Unified
  • Grades: 10 - 12 · Students: 27
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1

Albany school information

Average Test Scores71%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:120:116:1
Total public schools68,30879,221
Total private schools13,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
The Albany, CA educational system consists of 6 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Albany public schools have average test scores of 71% which is 85% higher than than the California average and 43% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Albany public schools is 21:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 96.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 95.6% have completed high school, 74.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 17.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Albany

Completed 8th grade96.0%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school95.6%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college90.6%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree79.8%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors74.3%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters41.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree17.0%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate10.1%1.6%1.3%

Albany, CA School Districts

Albany City Unified School District

There are a total of 6 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Albany. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Albany, CA schools is 71%. The average student to teacher ratio is 21:1. In Albany, CA, an average of 96.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Albany schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Albany, CA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Orinda, CA18,93686%75%
Piedmont, CA11,20184%72%
Tiburon, CA9,17083%69%
Moraga, CA16,97783%69%
Lafayette, CA25,38181%64%
Albany, CA19,42071%43%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Port Angeles, WA19,42055%12%
Altus, OK19,42279%60%
Iselin, NJ19,41153%9%
Bayshore Gardens, FL19,40949%1%
West Chester, PA19,43477%57%
Albany, CA19,42071%43%
Source: The Albany, 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.
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