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Avg. test scores 31%
High school dipl. 26%
Bachelors degree 38%

Center school information

IndexCenterTexasNational
Average Test Scores65%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools67,41879,221
Total private schools11,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Center are 31% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Center
  • 64.1% of people in Center have completed 8th grade
  • 61.4% of people in Center have completed high school
  • 18.9% of people in Center have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Center

      IndexCenterTexasNational
      Completed 8th grade64.1%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school61.4%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college38.7%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree22.3%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors18.9%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters5.6%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.9%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.1%1.3%

      Center, TX School Districts

      • Center Independent School District
      • Excelsior Independent School District

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Center. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Center, TX schools is 65%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Center, TX, an average of 64.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 61.4% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Joaquin, TX95778%59%
      Timpson, TX1,64572%47%
      Tenaha, TX1,25766%34%
      Logansport, LA1,80560%22%
      Center, TX5,42165%31%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      North Hills, NY5,42075%52%
      Chinle, AZ5,42019%62%
      Pinckneyville, IL5,42227%44%
      Titusville, PA5,41862%25%
      New Holland, PA5,41861%24%
      Center, TX5,42165%31%
      Source: The Center, TX 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.