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Avg. test scores 13%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 28%

Glen Allen school information

IndexGlen AllenVirginiaNational
Average Test Scores87%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools111,59679,221
Total private schools355324,874
Total post-secondary schools11997,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Glen Allen are 77% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 11 public schools in Glen Allen
  • 90.8% of people in Glen Allen have completed 8th grade
  • 90.5% of people in Glen Allen have completed high school
  • 38.7% of people in Glen Allen have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Glen Allen

      IndexGlen AllenVirginiaNational
      Completed 8th grade90.8%85.9%84.3%
      Completed high school90.5%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college67.8%64.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree45.5%44.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors38.7%36.9%30.3%
      Completed masters14.4%15.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.0%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.8%1.7%1.3%

      Glen Allen, VA School Districts

      • Henrico County Public Schools

      There are a total of 11 public schools, 3 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Glen Allen. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Glen Allen, VA schools is 87%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Glen Allen, VA, an average of 90.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.5% have completed high school.

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      Rockwood, VA7,88284%71%
      Bon Air, VA16,95784%70%
      Glen Allen, VA16,52487%77%

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      Glen Allen, VA16,52487%77%
      Source: The Glen Allen, VA 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.