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79%
  • Central Elementary
  • 525 Mid Rd., Belmont
  • Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 463
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
72%
  • Carlmont High
  • 1400 Alameda De Las Pulgas, Belmont
  • Sequoia Union High
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,183
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
72%
  • Fox Elementary
  • 3100 Saint James Rd., Belmont
  • Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 485
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
71%
  • Ralston Intermediate
  • 2675 Ralston Ave., Belmont
  • Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,130
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
70%
  • Nesbit Elementary
  • 500 Biddulph Way, Belmont
  • Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 450
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
68%
  • Cipriani Elementary
  • 2525 Buena Vista, Belmont
  • Belmont-Redwood Shores Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 363
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
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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
The Belmont, CA educational system consists of 6 public schools, 9 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Belmont public schools have average test scores of 72% which is 89% higher than than the California average and 46% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Belmont public schools is 20:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 93.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 93.6% have completed high school, 58.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 10.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

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%

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.

To customize your list of Belmont 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 Belmont, CA schools.

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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Garden City, KS26,91625%50%
South Laurel, MD26,95221%57%
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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.