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61%
  • Buena Terra Elementary
  • 8299 Holder St., Buena Park
  • Centralia Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 512
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
56%
  • Charles G. Emery Elementary
  • 8600 Somerset St., Buena Park
  • Buena Park Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 667
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
47%
  • Glen H. Dysinger Sr. Elementary
  • 7770 Camellia Dr., Buena Park
  • Centralia Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 534
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 29:1
46%
  • San Marino Elementary
  • 6215 San Rolando Way, Buena Park
  • Centralia Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 583
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
42%
  • Arthur F. Corey Elementary
  • 7351 Holder St., Buena Park
  • Buena Park Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 587
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
42%
  • Gordon H. Beatty Elementary
  • 8201 Country Club Dr., Buena Park
  • Buena Park Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 883
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
42%
  • Buena Park High
  • 8833 Acad Dr., Buena Park
  • Fullerton Joint Union High
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,940
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 29:1
39%
  • Raymond Temple Elementary
  • 7800 Holder St., Buena Park
  • Centralia Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 504
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
36%
  • Holder Elementary
  • 9550 Holder St., Buena Park
  • Savanna Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 444
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 25:1
29%
  • Buena Park Junior High
  • 6931 Orangethorpe Ave., Buena Park
  • Buena Park Elementary
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 1,031
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
28%
  • James A. Whitaker Elementary
  • 8401 Montana St., Buena Park
  • Buena Park Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 598
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
24%
  • Mabel L. Pendleton Elementary
  • 7101 Stanton Ave., Buena Park
  • Buena Park Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 493
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
21%
  • Carl E. Gilbert Elementary
  • 7255 Eighth St., Buena Park
  • Buena Park Elementary
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 723
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 27:1
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Buena Park school information

IndexBuena ParkCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores39%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:120:116:1
Total public schools168,30879,221
Total private schools73,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
The Buena Park, CA educational system consists of 16 public schools, 7 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Buena Park public schools have average test scores of 39% which is 2% higher than than the California average and 21% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Buena Park public schools is 21:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 80.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 79.6% have completed high school, 29.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Buena Park

IndexBuena ParkCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade80.7%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school79.6%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college59.3%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.7%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors29.1%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters7.3%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.6%1.3%

There are a total of 16 public schools, 7 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Buena Park. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Buena Park, CA schools is 39%. The average student to teacher ratio is 21:1. In Buena Park, CA, an average of 80.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Buena Park 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 Buena Park, CA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Rossmoor, CA10,93379%61%
Irvine, CA246,99275%52%
Seal Beach, CA24,51069%39%
Yorba Linda, CA67,36267%37%
Cypress, CA48,97867%36%
Buena Park, CA82,77139%21%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Hemet, CA82,74830%39%
Sioux City, IA82,66669%40%
Santa Fe, NM82,92724%52%
Johns Creek, GA82,93074%51%
Redwood City, CA82,59543%12%
Buena Park, CA82,77139%21%
Source: The Buena Park, 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.