Calera school information

Average Test Scores38%37%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:115:116:1
Total public schools21,30779,221
Total private schools135324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1027,963
The Calera, AL educational system consists of 2 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Calera public schools have average test scores of 38% which is 2% higher than than the Alabama average and 22% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Calera public schools is 13:1, compared to 15:1 in Alabama and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 88.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.5% have completed high school, 34.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Calera are 22% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Calera.
  • 88.8% of people in Calera have completed 8th grade.
  • 88.5% of people in Calera have completed high school.
  • 34.9% of people in Calera have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Calera

Completed 8th grade88.8%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school88.5%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college66.4%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree39.2%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors34.9%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters10.4%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.0%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Helena, AL17,63057%17%
Shelby, AL1,37457%16%
Chelsea, AL11,70657%16%
Wilsonville, AL2,11950%1%
Alabaster, AL32,26946%7%
Calera, AL12,83938%22%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Santa Fe, TX12,83969%40%
Grovetown, GA12,84841%17%
Monfort Heights, OH12,85075%51%
Jacksonville, AL12,82748%2%
Malibu, CA12,85365%33%
Calera, AL12,83938%22%
Source: The Calera, AL 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.