Avg. test scores 17%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 2%
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Henderson school information

Average Test Scores56%41%48%
Student/Teacher ratio19:115:116:1
Total public schools3349579,221
Total private schools1012824,874
Total post-secondary schools9497,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Henderson are 17% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 33 public schools in Henderson
  • 89.6% of people in Henderson have completed 8th grade
  • 89.2% of people in Henderson have completed high school
  • 31.1% of people in Henderson have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Henderson

      Completed 8th grade89.6%82.3%84.3%
      Completed high school89.2%81.4%83.0%
      Completed some college66.1%57.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree39.3%31.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors31.1%23.2%30.3%
      Completed masters11.6%7.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.7%2.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.4%0.9%1.3%

      Henderson, NV School Districts

      • Clark County School District

      There are a total of 33 public schools, 10 private schools and 9 post-secondary schools in Henderson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Henderson, NV schools is 56%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Henderson, NV, an average of 89.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Boulder City, NV15,37358%19.8%
      Las Vegas, NV613,29540%15.9%
      North Las Vegas, NV230,43633%31.2%
      Henderson, NV277,87256%16.9%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Plano, TX279,08860%24.7%
      Newark, NJ280,13933%30.8%
      Toledo, OH280,85438%20.9%
      Greensboro, NC282,17741%13.9%
      Lincoln, NE273,01856%15.9%
      Henderson, NV277,87256%16.9%
      Source: The Henderson, NV 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.