Avg. test scores 19%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 16%

Daly City school information

IndexDaly CityCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores40%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio22:120:116:1
Total public schools238,30879,221
Total private schools53,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools21,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Daly City are 19% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 23 public schools in Daly City
  • 84.2% of people in Daly City have completed 8th grade
  • 83.5% of people in Daly City have completed high school
  • 35.1% of people in Daly City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Daly City

      IndexDaly CityCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade84.2%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school83.5%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college65.4%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree44.3%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors35.1%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters6.9%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.0%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.7%1.6%1.3%

      Daly City, CA School Districts

      • Bayshore Elementary School District
      • Jefferson Elementary School District
      • Jefferson Union High School District
      • South San Francisco Unified School District
      • Brisbane Elementary School District

      There are a total of 23 public schools, 5 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Daly City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Daly City, CA schools is 40%. The average student to teacher ratio is 22:1. In Daly City, CA, an average of 84.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hillsborough, CA11,31287%76%
      Piedmont, CA11,20184%72%
      Tiburon, CA9,17083%69%
      Kensington, CA5,60280%63%
      Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA10,60579%60%
      Daly City, CA105,54340%19%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Boulder, CO105,42053%8%
      Pompano Beach, FL106,00435%29%
      Wichita Falls, TX105,01371%44%
      West Palm Beach, FL104,97843%13%
      North Charleston, SC106,11341%16%
      Daly City, CA105,54340%19%
      Source: The Daly City, 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.