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Avg. test scores 29%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 25%

Escondido school information

IndexEscondidoCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores35%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:120:116:1
Total public schools298,30879,221
Total private schools153,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools21,0857,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Escondido are 29% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 29 public schools in Escondido
  • 74.0% of people in Escondido have completed 8th grade
  • 72.0% of people in Escondido have completed high school
  • 22.6% of people in Escondido have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Escondido

      IndexEscondidoCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade74.0%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school72.0%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college53.9%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree31.8%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors22.6%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters7.0%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.1%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.8%1.6%1.3%

      Escondido, CA School Districts

      • Escondido Union Elementary School District
      • Escondido Union High School District
      • Dehesa Elementary School District

      There are a total of 29 public schools, 15 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Escondido. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Escondido, CA schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is 21:1. In Escondido, CA, an average of 74.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 72.0% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Rancho Santa Fe, CA2,76380%63%
      Solana Beach, CA13,31274%51%
      Fairbanks Ranch, CA2,86474%50%
      Encinitas, CA62,16067%35%
      Camp Pendleton North, CA7,88561%23%
      Escondido, CA149,91235%29%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lakewood, CO149,79334%32%
      Kansas City, KS149,75522%55%
      Rockford, IL149,59723%54%
      Sunnyvale, CA149,59656%13%
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      Escondido, CA149,91235%29%
      Source: The Escondido, 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.