Avg. test scores 70%
High school dipl. 25%
Bachelors degree 59%

Gila Bend school information

IndexGila BendArizonaNational
Average Test Scores15%36%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:118:116:1
Total public schools31,86379,221
Total private schoolsn/a31624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1487,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Gila Bend are 70% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Gila Bend
  • 71.5% of people in Gila Bend have completed 8th grade
  • 62.5% of people in Gila Bend have completed high school
  • 12.5% of people in Gila Bend have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Gila Bend

      IndexGila BendArizonaNational
      Completed 8th grade71.5%83.7%84.3%
      Completed high school62.5%82.2%83.0%
      Completed some college35.1%62.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree17.1%36.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.5%28.0%30.3%
      Completed masters1.8%10.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.9%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.9%1.2%1.3%

      Gila Bend, AZ School Districts

      • Gila Bend Unified District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Gila Bend. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Gila Bend, AZ schools is 15%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Gila Bend, AZ, an average of 71.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 62.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Theba, AZ11415%70%
      Gila Bend, AZ1,95215%70%

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      Inola, OK1,95272%46%
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      Farmingdale, ME1,95330%40%
      Bedford, NY1,95370%42%
      Gila Bend, AZ1,95215%70%
      Source: The Gila Bend, AZ 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.