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Avg. test scores 45%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 22%

Grand Prairie school information

IndexGrand PrairieTexasNational
Average Test Scores71%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools377,41879,221
Total private schools51,26724,874
Total post-secondary schools54637,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Grand Prairie are 45% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 37 public schools in Grand Prairie
  • 77.2% of people in Grand Prairie have completed 8th grade
  • 75.1% of people in Grand Prairie have completed high school
  • 23.7% of people in Grand Prairie have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Grand Prairie

      IndexGrand PrairieTexasNational
      Completed 8th grade77.2%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school75.1%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college52.6%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree31.1%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors23.7%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters6.7%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.3%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.7%1.1%1.3%

      Grand Prairie, TX School Districts

      • Grand Prairie Independent School District
      • Mansfield Independent School District
      • Arlington Independent School District

      There are a total of 37 public schools, 5 private schools and 5 post-secondary schools in Grand Prairie. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Grand Prairie, TX schools is 71%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Grand Prairie, TX, an average of 77.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 75.1% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      University Park, TX24,34698%98%
      Highland Park, TX8,98698%98%
      Southlake, TX29,10197%97%
      Coppell, TX40,63190%83%
      Keller, TX44,25089%81%
      Grand Prairie, TX185,63171%45%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Knoxville, TN183,92751%3%
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      Worcester, MA183,67745%8%
      Tallahassee, FL188,46650%1%
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      Grand Prairie, TX185,63171%45%
      Source: The Grand Prairie, 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.