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Avg. test scores 49%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 44%

Gilmer school information

IndexGilmerTexasNational
Average Test Scores74%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools67,41879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Gilmer are 49% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Gilmer
  • 76.4% of people in Gilmer have completed 8th grade
  • 75.3% of people in Gilmer have completed high school
  • 17.1% of people in Gilmer have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Gilmer

      IndexGilmerTexasNational
      Completed 8th grade76.4%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school75.3%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college45.8%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree21.3%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.1%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters6.1%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.4%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.1%1.3%

      Gilmer, TX School Districts

      • Gilmer Independent School District
      • Union Hill Independent School District

      There are a total of 6 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Gilmer. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Gilmer, TX schools is 74%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Gilmer, TX, an average of 76.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 75.3% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Gladewater, TX6,40776%54%
      Big Sandy, TX2,03174%50%
      Ore City, TX1,05472%46%
      Longview, TX82,18470%42%
      Hawkins, TX1,24766%34%
      Gilmer, TX5,14874%49%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Big Bear Lake, CA5,14930%38%
      Springhill, LA5,14949%0%
      Shelbyville, IL5,14743%12%
      Fruitland, MD5,15125%50%
      Birdsboro, PA5,14561%23%
      Gilmer, TX5,14874%49%
      Source: The Gilmer, TX 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.