Avg. test scores 14%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 21%

California school information

Average Test Scores42%41%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a16:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,16379,221
Total private schools367424,874
Total post-secondary schools21127,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in California are 14% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in California
  • 88.5% of people in California have completed 8th grade
  • 88.1% of people in California have completed high school
  • 36.8% of people in California have completed a bachelors degree

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Compare California, MD Schools

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      Education level achieved in California

      Completed 8th grade88.5%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school88.1%86.5%83.0%
      Completed some college69.0%64.2%59.4%
      Completed associate degree44.8%44.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors36.8%38.4%30.3%
      Completed masters14.2%17.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.1%5.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.7%2.5%1.3%

      California, MD School Districts

      • St. Marys County Public Schools

      There are a total of n/a public schools, 3 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in California. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for California, MD schools is 42%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In California, MD, an average of 88.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Leonardtown, MD3,53962%26%
      Lexington Park, MD12,67850%1%
      Tall Timbers, MD32446%7%
      Lusby, MD1,79042%15%
      Mechanicsville, MD1,71537%25%
      California, MD12,38642%14%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Irondale, AL12,38837%24%
      Grand Terrace, CA12,39335%30%
      Ringwood, NJ12,39854%10%
      Port Lavaca, TX12,37476%54%
      Waxhaw, NC12,39868%39%
      California, MD12,38642%14%
      Source: The California, MD 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.