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Avg. test scores 30%
High school dipl. 15%
Bachelors degree 53%

Elgin school information

IndexElginTexasNational
Average Test Scores64%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools67,41879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Elgin are 30% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Elgin
  • 72.1% of people in Elgin have completed 8th grade
  • 70.5% of people in Elgin have completed high school
  • 14.1% of people in Elgin have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Elgin

      IndexElginTexasNational
      Completed 8th grade72.1%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school70.5%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college46.0%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree19.2%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors14.1%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters4.7%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.0%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.4%1.1%1.3%

      Elgin, TX School Districts

      • Elgin Independent School District

      There are a total of 6 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Elgin. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Elgin, TX schools is 64%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Elgin, TX, an average of 72.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 70.5% have completed high school.

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      Pflugerville, TX55,71280%63%
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      Manor, TX7,14560%22%
      Camp Swift, TX6,55058%18%
      Elgin, TX8,75664%30%

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      Helena Valley West Central, MT8,75350%2%
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      Shelby, OH8,75182%66%
      South Amboy, NJ8,76236%27%
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      Elgin, TX8,75664%30%
      Source: The Elgin, 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.