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Avg. test scores 46%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 92%

Belmont school information

IndexBelmontCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores72%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools68,30879,221
Total private schools93,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools11,0857,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Belmont are 46% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Belmont
  • 93.8% of people in Belmont have completed 8th grade
  • 93.6% of people in Belmont have completed high school
  • 58.3% of people in Belmont have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Belmont

      IndexBelmontCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade93.8%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school93.6%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college83.2%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree65.5%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors58.3%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters29.5%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree10.3%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate4.7%1.6%1.3%

      Belmont, CA School Districts

      • Sequoia Union High School District
      • Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary School District

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 9 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Belmont. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Belmont, CA schools is 72%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Belmont, CA, an average of 93.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hillsborough, CA11,31287%76%
      Cupertino, CA60,29786%75%
      Los Altos, CA30,23886%75%
      Los Altos Hills, CA8,37685%72%
      Palo Alto, CA66,64982%68%
      Belmont, CA26,91872%46%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Garden City, KS26,91625%50%
      South Laurel, MD26,95221%57%
      Leisure City, FL26,86137%24%
      Bessemer, AL26,85624%50%
      Watertown, NY26,99736%27%
      Belmont, CA26,91872%46%
      Source: The Belmont, 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.