Apache Junction school information

IndexApache JunctionArizonaNational
Average Test Scores29%36%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:118:116:1
Total public schools161,86379,221
Total private schools131624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1487,963
The Apache Junction, AZ educational system consists of 16 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Apache Junction public schools have average test scores of 29% which is 17% lower than than the Arizona average and 40% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Apache Junction public schools is 18:1, compared to 18:1 in Arizona and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 80.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 79.4% have completed high school, 14.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Apache Junction are 40% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 16 public schools in Apache Junction.
  • 80.9% of people in Apache Junction have completed 8th grade.
  • 79.4% of people in Apache Junction have completed high school.
  • 14.6% of people in Apache Junction have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Apache Junction

IndexApache JunctionArizonaNational
Completed 8th grade80.9%83.7%84.3%
Completed high school79.4%82.2%83.0%
Completed some college51.3%62.0%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.2%36.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.6%28.0%30.3%
Completed masters5.1%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%

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

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Apache Junction, AZ37,77529%40%

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Source: The Apache Junction, AZ 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.