Avg. test scores 24%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 67%

Cottonwood school information

Average Test Scores37%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:120:116:1
Total public schools68,30879,221
Total private schoolsn/a3,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Cottonwood are 24% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Cottonwood
  • 75.8% of people in Cottonwood have completed 8th grade
  • 75.8% of people in Cottonwood have completed high school
  • 10.1% of people in Cottonwood have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Cottonwood

      Completed 8th grade75.8%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school75.8%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college51.3%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree16.7%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors10.1%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters2.9%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.0%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%1.6%1.3%

      Cottonwood, CA School Districts

      • Cottonwood Union Elementary School District
      • Evergreen Union Elementary School District
      • Whitmore Union Elementary School District
      • Anderson Union High School District

      There are a total of 6 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Cottonwood. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Cottonwood, CA schools is 37%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Cottonwood, CA, an average of 75.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 75.8% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Millville, CA75762%26%
      Palo Cedro, CA1,37956%14%
      Bend, CA59755%11%
      Redding, CA91,32039%20%
      Anderson, CA10,15636%26%
      Cottonwood, CA3,64437%24%

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      Vivian, LA3,64551%3%
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      Oakhurst, NJ3,64232%35%
      Quartzsite, AZ3,64617%65%
      Dublin, TX3,64172%46%
      Cottonwood, CA3,64437%24%
      Source: The Cottonwood, 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.