Avg. test scores 57%
High school dipl. 48%
Bachelors degree 83%

Bell Gardens school information

IndexBell GardensCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores21%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio24:120:116:1
Total public schools78,30879,221
Total private schools53,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Bell Gardens are 57% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Bell Gardens
  • 48.2% of people in Bell Gardens have completed 8th grade
  • 43.0% of people in Bell Gardens have completed high school
  • 5.1% of people in Bell Gardens have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Bell Gardens

      IndexBell GardensCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade48.2%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school43.0%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college19.8%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree9.0%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors5.1%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters0.8%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.1%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.6%1.3%

      Bell Gardens, CA School Districts

      • Montebello Unified School District

      There are a total of 7 public schools, 5 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Bell Gardens. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bell Gardens, CA schools is 21%. The average student to teacher ratio is 24:1. In Bell Gardens, CA, an average of 48.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 43.0% have completed high school.

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      Bell Gardens, CA42,80521%57%

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      Bell Gardens, CA42,80521%57%
      Source: The Bell Gardens, 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.