Avg. test scores 29%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 13%

Carpinteria school information

Average Test Scores35%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:120:116:1
Total public schools98,30879,221
Total private schools23,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools21,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Carpinteria are 29% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 9 public schools in Carpinteria
  • 79.7% of people in Carpinteria have completed 8th grade
  • 78.9% of people in Carpinteria have completed high school
  • 34.4% of people in Carpinteria have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Carpinteria

      Completed 8th grade79.7%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school78.9%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college64.0%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree41.5%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors34.4%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters12.6%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.7%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.9%1.6%1.3%

      Carpinteria, CA School Districts

      • Carpinteria Unified School District

      There are a total of 9 public schools, 2 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Carpinteria. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Carpinteria, CA schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Carpinteria, CA, an average of 79.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.9% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Montecito, CA9,19383%69%
      Summerland, CA1,14665%31%
      San Buenaventura (Ventura), CA109,06747%5%
      Santa Barbara, CA90,92243%13%
      Oak View, CA4,47242%15%
      Carpinteria, CA13,55335%29%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Monroe, OH13,55282%67%
      Martinsville, VA13,55168%37%
      Wauconda, IL13,54928%42%
      Hendersonville, NC13,54856%14%
      Roselle Park, NJ13,56041%16%
      Carpinteria, CA13,55335%29%
      Source: The Carpinteria, 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.