Avg. test scores 11%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 43%
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Arlington school information

Average Test Scores54%54%48%
Student/Teacher ratio26:120:116:1
Total public schools101,99179,221
Total private schools254824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1477,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Arlington are 11% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 10 public schools in Arlington
  • 85.4% of people in Arlington have completed 8th grade
  • 85.3% of people in Arlington have completed high school
  • 17.4% of people in Arlington have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Arlington

      Completed 8th grade85.4%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school85.3%86.6%83.0%
      Completed some college60.8%67.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree28.7%43.3%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.4%33.6%30.3%
      Completed masters5.3%12.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.0%3.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.5%1.3%

      Arlington, WA School Districts

      • Arlington School District
      • Everett School District

      There are a total of 10 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Arlington. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Arlington, WA schools is 54%. The average student to teacher ratio is 26:1. In Arlington, WA, an average of 85.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lake Stevens, WA30,35263%30.0%
      Stanwood, WA6,68559%23.1%
      Langley, WA1,30056%16.9%
      Marysville, WA64,95545%6.9%
      Granite Falls, WA3,45836%24.9%
      Arlington, WA18,74954%11.5%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      North Salt Lake, UT18,75341%15.4%
      Secaucus, NJ18,73755%14.6%
      Macomb, IL18,77130%37.1%
      Murray, KY18,72661%26.2%
      Ottawa, IL18,70733%32.5%
      Arlington, WA18,74954%11.5%
      Source: The Arlington, WA 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.