Avg. test scores 41%
High school dipl. 14%
Bachelors degree 61%

Barstow school information

Average Test Scores29%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:120:116:1
Total public schools128,30879,221
Total private schools23,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools21,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Barstow are 41% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in Barstow
  • 72.8% of people in Barstow have completed 8th grade
  • 71.7% of people in Barstow have completed high school
  • 11.7% of people in Barstow have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Barstow

      Completed 8th grade72.8%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school71.7%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college45.1%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree21.7%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors11.7%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters4.3%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.4%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.1%1.6%1.3%

      Barstow, CA School Districts

      • Barstow Unified School District

      There are a total of 12 public schools, 2 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Barstow. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Barstow, CA schools is 29%. The average student to teacher ratio is 21:1. In Barstow, CA, an average of 72.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 71.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lenwood, CA4,04512%76%
      Barstow, CA23,43829%41%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Sebastian, FL23,43250%2%
      Romulus, MI23,45727%46%
      Morton Grove, IL23,41354%10%
      Dinuba, CA23,46524%50%
      Candler-McAfee, GA23,47825%49%
      Barstow, CA23,43829%41%
      Source: The Barstow, 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.