Avg. test scores 1%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 22%

Capitola school information

Average Test Scores49%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:120:116:1
Total public schools58,30879,221
Total private schoolsn/a3,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools11,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Capitola are 1% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Capitola
  • 92.3% of people in Capitola have completed 8th grade
  • 91.5% of people in Capitola have completed high school
  • 36.9% of people in Capitola have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Capitola

      Completed 8th grade92.3%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school91.5%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college75.3%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree47.5%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors36.9%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters14.9%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.7%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.1%1.6%1.3%

      Capitola, CA School Districts

      • Soquel Elementary School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Capitola. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Capitola, CA schools is 49%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Capitola, CA, an average of 92.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Scotts Valley, CA11,82466%35%
      Davenport, CA31065%31%
      Rio del Mar, CA9,73163%27%
      Aptos Hills-Larkin Valley, CA2,28862%25%
      Santa Cruz, CA63,31056%15%
      Capitola, CA10,10949%1%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Parsons, KS10,11141%18%
      West Point, UT10,11252%5%
      Silver City, NM10,10321%57%
      Cape Canaveral, FL10,11657%16%
      Sleepy Hollow, NY10,11748%3%
      Capitola, CA10,10949%1%
      Source: The Capitola, 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.