Avg. test scores 25%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 15%

Dale City school information

IndexDale CityVirginiaNational
Average Test Scores75%78%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a13:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,59679,221
Total private schools455324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1997,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dale City are 53% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Dale City
  • 82.1% of people in Dale City have completed 8th grade
  • 81.4% of people in Dale City have completed high school
  • 25.8% of people in Dale City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dale City

      IndexDale CityVirginiaNational
      Completed 8th grade82.1%85.9%84.3%
      Completed high school81.4%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college55.0%64.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree32.6%44.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors25.8%36.9%30.3%
      Completed masters9.1%15.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.5%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.7%1.3%

      Dale City, VA School Districts

      • Prince William County Public Schools

      There are a total of n/a public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Dale City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dale City, VA schools is 75%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Dale City, VA, an average of 82.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.4% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Mantua, VA7,49794%91%
      Wakefield, VA12,69793%90%
      Clifton, VA21989%80%
      Kings Park West, VA13,92589%80%
      Burke, VA42,29089%80%
      Dale City, VA73,38475%53%

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      Dale City, VA73,38475%53%
      Source: The Dale City, VA 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.