Avg. test scores 51%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 37%

Citrus Heights school information

IndexCitrus HeightsCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores24%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio22:120:116:1
Total public schools178,30879,221
Total private schools163,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools21,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Citrus Heights are 51% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 17 public schools in Citrus Heights
  • 86.7% of people in Citrus Heights have completed 8th grade
  • 85.8% of people in Citrus Heights have completed high school
  • 19.0% of people in Citrus Heights have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Citrus Heights

      IndexCitrus HeightsCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade86.7%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school85.8%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college63.3%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree31.1%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors19.0%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters5.2%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.5%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.6%1.3%

      Citrus Heights, CA School Districts

      • San Juan Unified School District

      There are a total of 17 public schools, 16 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Citrus Heights. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Citrus Heights, CA schools is 24%. The average student to teacher ratio is 22:1. In Citrus Heights, CA, an average of 86.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Granite Bay, CA22,84075%52%
      El Dorado Hills, CA43,49566%34%
      Folsom, CA74,96064%31%
      Gold River, CA7,65264%30%
      Loomis, CA6,69063%29%
      Citrus Heights, CA85,95424%51%

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      Fishers, IN85,88778%59%
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      Duluth, MN86,16449%1%
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      Citrus Heights, CA85,95424%51%
      Source: The Citrus Heights, 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.