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Bellevue school information

Index Bellevue Washington National
Average Test Scores72%54%48%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools341,99179,221
Total private schools2854824,874
Total post-secondary schools71477,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Bellevue are 50% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 34 public schools in Bellevue
  • 94.7% of people in Bellevue have completed 8th grade
  • 94.3% of people in Bellevue have completed high school
  • 64.1% of people in Bellevue have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Bellevue

      Index Bellevue Washington National
      Completed 8th grade94.7%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school94.3%86.6%83.0%
      Completed some college84.9%67.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree71.2%43.3%38.5%
      Completed bachelors64.1%33.6%30.3%
      Completed masters27.3%12.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree7.6%3.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate3.6%1.5%1.3%

      Bellevue, WA School Districts

      • Bellevue School District
      • Issaquah School District

      There are a total of 34 public schools, 28 private schools and 7 post-secondary schools in Bellevue. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bellevue, WA schools is 72%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Bellevue, WA, an average of 94.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 94.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Medina, WA3,16991%88.5%
      Sammamish, WA62,13686%78.2%
      Mercer Island, WA24,46785%77.8%
      Redmond, WA59,26883%73.1%
      Bainbridge Island, WA23,57681%67.9%
      Bellevue, WA136,71872%49.9%

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      Killeen, TX138,74538%21.8%
      West Valley City, UT134,60927%44.4%
      Bellevue, WA136,71872%49.9%
      Source: The Bellevue, 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.