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Arlington school information

Index Arlington Texas National
Average Test Scores45%47%48%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools857,41879,221
Total private schools211,26724,874
Total post-secondary schools104637,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Arlington are 6% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 85 public schools in Arlington
  • 82.0% of people in Arlington have completed 8th grade
  • 80.5% of people in Arlington have completed high school
  • 29.3% of people in Arlington have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Arlington

      Index Arlington Texas National
      Completed 8th grade82.0%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school80.5%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college61.3%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree36.7%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors29.3%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters9.4%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.3%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.2%1.1%1.3%

      Arlington, TX School Districts

      • Arlington Independent School District
      • Mansfield Independent School District
      • Kennedale Independent School District
      • Hurst-Euless-Bedford Independent School District

      There are a total of 85 public schools, 21 private schools and 10 post-secondary schools in Arlington. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Arlington, TX schools is 45%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Arlington, TX, an average of 82.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Colleyville, TX26,76671%47.7%
      Keller, TX46,88565%34.6%
      Ovilla, TX4,01064%32.3%
      Mansfield, TX71,41962%28.4%
      Grapevine, TX54,15161%26.4%
      Arlington, TX397,26945%6.1%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Tampa, FL395,91249%1.8%
      Tulsa, OK402,44121%56.3%
      New Orleans, LA391,24955%14.3%
      Wichita, KS390,56625%48.0%
      Cleveland, OH383,33134%29.4%
      Arlington, TX397,26945%6.1%
      Source: The Arlington, TX education data displayed above is derived from the 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.