Avg. test scores 30%
High school dipl. 15%
Bachelors degree 47%

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

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Bay City are 30% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 9 public schools in Bay City
  • 71.8% of people in Bay City have completed 8th grade
  • 70.1% of people in Bay City have completed high school
  • 16.0% of people in Bay City have completed a bachelors degree

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      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.

      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%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Cocoa, FL17,55838%22%
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      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.