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  • Sharon A Richardson Elementary School
  • 2197 Fm 2088, Gilmer
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 181
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Union Hill High School
  • 2197 Fm 2088, Gilmer
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 129
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 9:1
  • Gilmer High School
  • 850 Buffalo, Gilmer
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 712
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Gilmer Int
  • 1623 Us Hwy 271 N, Gilmer
  • Grades: 5 - 6 · Students: 363
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Bruce J H
  • 111 Bruce St, Gilmer
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 353
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Gilmer Elementary School
  • 1625 Us Hwy 271 N, Gilmer
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 990
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1

Gilmer school information

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
The Gilmer, TX educational system consists of 6 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Gilmer public schools have average test scores of 74% which is 2% higher than than the Texas average and 49% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Gilmer public schools is 13:1, compared to 14:1 in Texas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 76.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 75.3% have completed high school, 17.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Gilmer

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%

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.

To customize your list of Gilmer schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Gilmer, TX schools.

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Gilmer, TX5,14874%49%

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Springhill, LA5,14949%0%
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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.