Avg. test scores 100%
High school dipl. 32%
Bachelors degree 62%
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El Monte school information

IndexEl MonteCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scoresn/a10%48%
Student/Teacher ratio22:120:116:1
Total public schools338,30879,221
Total private schools113,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools51,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in El Monte are 100% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 33 public schools in El Monte
  • 58.6% of people in El Monte have completed 8th grade
  • 56.2% of people in El Monte have completed high school
  • 11.4% of people in El Monte have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in El Monte

      IndexEl MonteCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade58.6%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school56.2%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college30.4%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree16.8%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors11.4%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters2.2%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.6%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.6%1.3%

      El Monte, CA School Districts

      • El Monte Union High School District
      • Mountain View Elementary School District
      • El Monte City Elementary School District

      There are a total of 33 public schools, 11 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools in El Monte. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for El Monte, CA schools is n/a. The average student to teacher ratio is 22:1. In El Monte, CA, an average of 58.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 56.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      El Monte, CA115,665n/a 

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      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Provo, UT115,71847%2.1%
      Fargo, ND115,95045%6.7%
      Peoria, IL115,99026%46.0%
      Lansing, MI114,77329%39.2%
      Springfield, IL116,74525%48.4%
      El Monte, CA115,665n/a 
      Source: The El Monte, 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.