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Avg. test scores 50%
High school dipl. 17%
Bachelors degree 57%

Big Sandy school information

IndexBig SandyTexasNational
Average Test Scores74%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:114:116:1
Total public schools77,41879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Big Sandy are 50% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Big Sandy
  • 71.0% of people in Big Sandy have completed 8th grade
  • 69.0% of people in Big Sandy have completed high school
  • 13.1% of people in Big Sandy have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Big Sandy

      IndexBig SandyTexasNational
      Completed 8th grade71.0%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school69.0%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college45.1%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree18.3%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors13.1%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters2.2%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.3%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.1%1.3%

      Big Sandy, TX School Districts

      • Big Sandy Independent School District
      • Harmony Independent School District

      There are a total of 7 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Big Sandy. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Big Sandy, TX schools is 74%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Big Sandy, TX, an average of 71.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 69.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Liberty City, TX2,12080%62%
      Gladewater, TX6,40776%54%
      Gilmer, TX5,14874%49%
      Winona, TX76268%39%
      Kilgore, TX14,65867%36%
      Big Sandy, TX2,03174%50%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Williamsport, MD2,03152%6%
      Cordova, AL2,03037%25%
      Great Falls, SC2,03037%24%
      Wakarusa, IN2,03078%58%
      Port Barre, LA2,03067%35%
      Big Sandy, TX2,03174%50%
      Source: The Big Sandy, 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.