Avg. test scores 21%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 35%

Gresham school information

Average Test Scores39%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools211,09779,221
Total private schools536124,874
Total post-secondary schools1897,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Gresham are 21% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 21 public schools in Gresham
  • 81.5% of people in Gresham have completed 8th grade
  • 80.1% of people in Gresham have completed high school
  • 19.8% of people in Gresham have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Gresham

      Completed 8th grade81.5%86.3%84.3%
      Completed high school80.1%85.4%83.0%
      Completed some college57.5%66.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree29.5%39.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors19.8%31.4%30.3%
      Completed masters6.1%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.6%3.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.5%1.3%

      Gresham, OR School Districts

      • Centennial School District 28J
      • Gresham-Barlow School District 1J
      • Reynolds School District 7

      There are a total of 21 public schools, 5 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Gresham. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Gresham, OR schools is 39%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Gresham, OR, an average of 81.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.1% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lake Oswego, OR38,06578%58%
      West Linn, OR26,24275%52%
      Stafford, OR1,94573%47%
      Camas, WA21,39368%37%
      Felida, WA7,85764%30%
      Gresham, OR110,04239%21%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lowell, MA109,87148%3%
      Manchester, NH110,23133%33%
      Brandon, FL109,78443%12%
      Waterbury, CT109,21123%53%
      West Jordan, UT110,92839%20%
      Gresham, OR110,04239%21%
      Source: The Gresham, OR 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.