Avg. test scores 31%
High school dipl. 14%
Bachelors degree 53%

Fort Pierce school information

IndexFort PierceFloridaNational
Average Test Scores34%49%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:117:116:1
Total public schools293,38879,221
Total private schools151,64024,874
Total post-secondary schools34667,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Fort Pierce are 31% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 29 public schools in Fort Pierce
  • 73.6% of people in Fort Pierce have completed 8th grade
  • 71.4% of people in Fort Pierce have completed high school
  • 14.1% of people in Fort Pierce have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Fort Pierce

      IndexFort PierceFloridaNational
      Completed 8th grade73.6%84.0%84.3%
      Completed high school71.4%83.0%83.0%
      Completed some college42.5%58.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree24.9%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors14.1%27.9%30.3%
      Completed masters5.1%10.0%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.8%3.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.1%1.3%

      Fort Pierce, FL School Districts

      • St. Lucie County School District

      There are a total of 29 public schools, 15 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Fort Pierce. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Fort Pierce, FL schools is 34%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Fort Pierce, FL, an average of 73.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 71.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Fort Pierce North, FL7,36562%26%
      Jensen Beach, FL12,17861%24%
      West Vero Corridor, FL7,63559%20%
      Florida Ridge, FL19,74150%1%
      Port St. Lucie, FL175,65250%1%
      Fort Pierce, FL43,88334%31%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Dublin, OH43,87492%86%
      Apex, NC43,89368%39%
      University, FL43,87149%1%
      Haltom City, TX43,86469%41%
      York, PA43,84845%9%
      Fort Pierce, FL43,88334%31%
      Source: The Fort Pierce, FL 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.