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Avg. test scores 16%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 55%

Colfax school information

IndexColfaxCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores41%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:120:116:1
Total public schools38,30879,221
Total private schools13,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools11,0857,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Colfax are 16% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Colfax
  • 93.5% of people in Colfax have completed 8th grade
  • 91.3% of people in Colfax have completed high school
  • 13.8% of people in Colfax have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Colfax

      IndexColfaxCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade93.5%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school91.3%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college64.0%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree28.8%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors13.8%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters2.6%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.4%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.6%1.3%

      Colfax, CA School Districts

      • Colfax Elementary School District
      • Placer Union High School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Colfax. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Colfax, CA schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Colfax, CA, an average of 93.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Alta, CA44860%21%
      Alta Sierra, CA6,63957%16%
      Auburn, CA13,85846%6%
      Meadow Vista, CA3,21445%10%
      Grass Valley, CA12,86144%10%
      Colfax, CA2,18941%16%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Englishtown, NJ2,18937%26%
      Inman, SC2,18955%12%
      Hart, MI2,18834%32%
      New Haven, MO2,18665%31%
      Carthage, TN2,18653%7%
      Colfax, CA2,18941%16%
      Source: The Colfax, 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.