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Avg. test scores 51%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 30%

Fullerton school information

IndexFullertonCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores49%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio26:120:116:1
Total public schools248,30879,221
Total private schools173,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools61,0857,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Fullerton are 1% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 24 public schools in Fullerton
  • 86.3% of people in Fullerton have completed 8th grade
  • 85.3% of people in Fullerton have completed high school
  • 39.5% of people in Fullerton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Fullerton

      IndexFullertonCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade86.3%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school85.3%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college68.2%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree47.0%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors39.5%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters14.5%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.8%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.2%1.6%1.3%

      Fullerton, CA School Districts

      • Fullerton Elementary School District
      • Fullerton Joint Union High School District
      • Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District

      There are a total of 24 public schools, 17 private schools and 6 post-secondary schools in Fullerton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Fullerton, CA schools is 49%. The average student to teacher ratio is 26:1. In Fullerton, CA, an average of 86.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Rossmoor, CA10,93379%61%
      Irvine, CA246,99275%52%
      Seal Beach, CA24,51069%39%
      Yorba Linda, CA67,36267%37%
      Cypress, CA48,97867%36%
      Fullerton, CA139,49149%1%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Orange, CA139,91932%34%
      Killeen, TX138,74569%40%
      Pasadena, CA140,26832%35%
      McAllen, TX138,47573%49%
      Dayton, OH141,14343%13%
      Fullerton, CA139,49149%1%
      Source: The Fullerton, 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.