B+
Avg. test scores 40%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 30%

Corpus Christi school information

IndexCorpus ChristiTexasNational
Average Test Scores69%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools977,41879,221
Total private schools241,26724,874
Total post-secondary schools44637,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Corpus Christi are 40% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 97 public schools in Corpus Christi
  • 78.0% of people in Corpus Christi have completed 8th grade
  • 76.2% of people in Corpus Christi have completed high school
  • 21.1% of people in Corpus Christi have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Corpus Christi

      IndexCorpus ChristiTexasNational
      Completed 8th grade78.0%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school76.2%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college53.7%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree28.9%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors21.1%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters7.4%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.3%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.1%1.1%1.3%

      Corpus Christi, TX School Districts

      • Corpus Christi Independent School District
      • Calallen Independent School District
      • Flour Bluff Independent School District
      • West Oso Independent School District
      • London Independent School District
      • Tuloso-Midway Independent School District

      There are a total of 97 public schools, 24 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools in Corpus Christi. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Corpus Christi, TX schools is 69%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Corpus Christi, TX, an average of 78.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.2% have completed high school.

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      Petronila, TX18590%83%
      Portland, TX16,14479%61%
      Gregory, TX2,05877%56%
      Ingleside, TX9,77674%50%
      Odem, TX2,65473%47%
      Corpus Christi, TX320,05069%40%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Riverside, CA318,67833%32%
      St. Louis, MO316,03033%32%
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      Corpus Christi, TX320,05069%40%
      Source: The Corpus Christi, 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.