Avg. test scores 41%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 13%

Hayward school information

Average Test Scores29%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools398,30879,221
Total private schools143,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools81,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Hayward are 41% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 39 public schools in Hayward
  • 79.8% of people in Hayward have completed 8th grade
  • 78.3% of people in Hayward have completed high school
  • 26.4% of people in Hayward have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Hayward

      Completed 8th grade79.8%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school78.3%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college55.0%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree33.7%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors26.4%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters7.1%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.9%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%1.6%1.3%

      Hayward, CA School Districts

      • New Haven Unified School District
      • Hayward Unified School District
      • San Lorenzo Unified School District

      There are a total of 39 public schools, 14 private schools and 8 post-secondary schools in Hayward. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hayward, CA schools is 29%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Hayward, CA, an average of 79.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Orinda, CA18,93686%75%
      Piedmont, CA11,20184%72%
      Moraga, CA16,97783%69%
      Alamo, CA16,07879%60%
      Camino Tassajara, CA3,45678%59%
      Hayward, CA154,50729%41%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Springfield, MA153,99138%23%
      Pasadena, TX153,28669%41%
      Cary, NC155,82268%38%
      Salinas, CA155,88925%49%
      McKinney, TX156,82181%64%
      Hayward, CA154,50729%41%
      Source: The Hayward, CA 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.