Avg. test scores 29%
High school dipl. 16%
Bachelors degree 79%

Clayton school information

Average Test Scores63%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:120:116:1
Total public schools38,30879,221
Total private schoolsn/a3,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Clayton are 29% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Clayton
  • 96.7% of people in Clayton have completed 8th grade
  • 96.7% of people in Clayton have completed high school
  • 54.3% of people in Clayton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Clayton

      Completed 8th grade96.7%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school96.7%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college86.0%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree63.2%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors54.3%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters17.1%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.3%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.8%1.6%1.3%

      Clayton, CA School Districts

      • Mount Diablo Unified School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Clayton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Clayton, CA schools is 63%. The average student to teacher ratio is 21:1. In Clayton, CA, an average of 96.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 96.7% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Orinda, CA18,93686%75%
      Moraga, CA16,97783%69%
      Lafayette, CA25,38181%64%
      Alamo, CA16,07879%60%
      Camino Tassajara, CA3,45678%59%
      Clayton, CA11,65563%29%

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      Cypress Lake, FL11,65664%30%
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      Red Oak, TX11,66379%60%
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      Clayton, CA11,65563%29%
      Source: The Clayton, 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.