Avg. test scores 10%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 28%
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Southwest school information

Average Test Scores53%45%47%
Student/Teacher ration/a15:114:1
Total public schoolsn/a857,418
Total private schools3211,267
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a10463

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Southwest are 10% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Southwest
  • 90.7% of people in Southwest have completed 8th grade
  • 90.4% of people in Southwest have completed high school
  • 38.8% of people in Southwest have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Southwest

      Completed 8th grade90.7%82.0%79.3%
      Completed high school90.4%80.5%77.8%
      Completed some college74.2%61.3%57.3%
      Completed associate degree47.5%36.7%34.9%
      Completed bachelors38.8%29.3%28.1%
      Completed masters13.2%9.4%9.6%
      Completed professional degree3.6%2.3%2.6%
      Completed doctorate1.9%1.2%1.1%

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Mansfield, TX63,14162%28.4%
      Bedford, TX48,86461%26.0%
      Edgecliff Village, TX2,95061%25.7%
      Midlothian, TX21,53055%13.5%
      North Richland Hills, TX67,99454%13.0%
      Arlington, TX383,89945%6.1%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      New Orleans, LA382,92255%13.4%
      Wichita, KS388,03325%47.9%
      Cleveland, OH389,16534%29.6%
      Tulsa, OK399,90621%56.4%
      Minneapolis, MN404,67037%22.6%
      Arlington, TX383,89945%6.1%
      Source: The Southwest, Arlington, TX 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.