Brea school information

Average Test Scores62%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:120:116:1
Total public schools98,30879,221
Total private schools43,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools11,0857,963
The Brea, CA educational system consists of 9 public schools, 4 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Brea public schools have average test scores of 62% which is 61% higher than than the California average and 25% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Brea public schools is 21:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 92.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 91.8% have completed high school, 43.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

Did you know?

  • The average school test scores in Brea are 25% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 9 public schools in Brea.
  • 92.5% of people in Brea have completed 8th grade.
  • 91.8% of people in Brea have completed high school.
  • 43.8% of people in Brea have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Brea

sort by
min score 0

Find Real Estate Listings In Brea


New Real Estate Listings In Brea

Compare Brea, CA Education To Other Cities

Education level achieved in Brea

Completed 8th grade92.5%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school91.8%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college78.1%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree52.6%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors43.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters15.9%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.7%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.7%1.6%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Brea (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
San Marino, CA13,32485%74%
Rossmoor, CA10,93379%61%
Arcadia, CA57,75576%54%
South Pasadena, CA25,93676%54%
Seal Beach, CA24,51069%39%
Brea, CA41,35162%25%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Moorhead, MN41,32150%2%
Ocoee, FL41,39358%17%
South Valley, NM41,39710%80%
Leominster, MA41,30466%35%
Findlay, OH41,41279%61%
Brea, CA41,35162%25%
Source: The Brea, 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.