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  • Tenie Holmes Elementary School
  • 3200 5th St, Bay City
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 747
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
  • Roberts Elementary School
  • 1212 Whitson St, Bay City
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 506
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Bay City J H
  • 1507 Sycamore, Bay City
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 793
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Cherry Elementary School
  • 2509 8th St, Bay City
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 720
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Bay City High School
  • 400 7th St, Bay City
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 969
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1

Bay City school information

IndexBay CityTexasNational
Average Test Scores64%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools97,41879,221
Total private schools11,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963
The Bay City, TX educational system consists of 9 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Bay City public schools have average test scores of 64% which is 11% lower than than the Texas average and 30% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Bay City public schools is 16:1, compared to 14:1 in Texas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 71.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 70.1% have completed high school, 16.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Bay City

IndexBay CityTexasNational
Completed 8th grade71.8%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school70.1%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college46.1%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.2%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.0%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters4.3%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.1%1.3%

Bay City, TX School Districts

Bay City Independent School District

There are a total of 9 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Bay City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bay City, TX schools is 64%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Bay City, TX, an average of 71.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 70.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Bay City schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Bay City, TX schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Markham, TX1,03985%72%
Van Vleck, TX2,38778%58%
Bay City, TX17,55864%30%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Cocoa, FL17,55838%22%
Colonial Heights, VA17,55480%62%
Woodmere, NY17,55466%33%
Culpeper, VA17,56578%59%
Takoma Park, MD17,56754%10%
Bay City, TX17,55864%30%
Source: The Bay City, 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.
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