Cathedral City school information

IndexCathedral CityCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores28%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:120:116:1
Total public schools88,30879,221
Total private schools13,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools21,0857,963
The Cathedral City, CA educational system consists of 8 public schools, 1 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools. Cathedral City public schools have average test scores of 28% which is 26% lower than than the California average and 43% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Cathedral City public schools is 21:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 75.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 73.7% have completed high school, 18.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Cathedral City are 43% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Cathedral City.
  • 75.9% of people in Cathedral City have completed 8th grade.
  • 73.7% of people in Cathedral City have completed high school.
  • 18.0% of people in Cathedral City have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Cathedral City

IndexCathedral CityCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade75.9%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school73.7%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college47.3%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree24.8%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors18.0%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters6.7%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.2%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.6%1.3%

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

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Indian Wells, CA5,19460%22%
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Cathedral City, CA53,26828%43%

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Cathedral City, CA53,26828%43%
Source: The Cathedral City, 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.