Avg. test scores 49%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 19%

Elk Grove school information

IndexElk GroveCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores51%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools248,30879,221
Total private schools63,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Elk Grove are 4% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 24 public schools in Elk Grove
  • 88.9% of people in Elk Grove have completed 8th grade
  • 88.5% of people in Elk Grove have completed high school
  • 36.2% of people in Elk Grove have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Elk Grove

      IndexElk GroveCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade88.9%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school88.5%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college71.9%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree47.1%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors36.2%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters10.2%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.4%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%1.6%1.3%

      Elk Grove, CA School Districts

      • Elk Grove Unified School District

      There are a total of 24 public schools, 6 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Elk Grove. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Elk Grove, CA schools is 51%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Elk Grove, CA, an average of 88.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.5% have completed high school.

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      Gold River, CA7,65264%30%
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      Vineyard, CA26,65049%0%
      Herald, CA1,05946%8%
      Elk Grove, CA163,63451%4%

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      Elk Grove, CA163,63451%4%
      Source: The Elk Grove, 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.