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Avg. test scores 41%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 36%

Brenham school information

IndexBrenhamTexasNational
Average Test Scores70%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:114:116:1
Total public schools117,41879,221
Total private schools41,26724,874
Total post-secondary schools14637,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Brenham are 41% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 11 public schools in Brenham
  • 78.8% of people in Brenham have completed 8th grade
  • 76.1% of people in Brenham have completed high school
  • 19.5% of people in Brenham have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Brenham

      IndexBrenhamTexasNational
      Completed 8th grade78.8%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school76.1%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college48.1%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree27.6%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors19.5%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters7.0%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.9%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.3%1.1%1.3%

      Brenham, TX School Districts

      • Brenham Independent School District

      There are a total of 11 public schools, 4 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Brenham. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Brenham, TX schools is 70%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Brenham, TX, an average of 78.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.1% have completed high school.

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      Industry, TX23182%67%
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      Burton, TX52072%46%
      Somerville, TX1,45657%16%
      Brenham, TX16,53570%41%

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      Brenham, TX16,53570%41%
      Source: The Brenham, 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.