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Avg. test scores 43%
High school dipl. 19%
Bachelors degree 143%

Hermosa Beach school information

IndexHermosa BeachCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores71%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools28,30879,221
Total private schools13,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Hermosa Beach are 43% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Hermosa Beach
  • 98.6% of people in Hermosa Beach have completed 8th grade
  • 98.5% of people in Hermosa Beach have completed high school
  • 73.5% of people in Hermosa Beach have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Hermosa Beach

      IndexHermosa BeachCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade98.6%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school98.5%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college91.1%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree78.7%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors73.5%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters26.2%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree9.6%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.9%1.6%1.3%

      Hermosa Beach, CA School Districts

      • Hermosa Beach City Elementary School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Hermosa Beach. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hermosa Beach, CA schools is 71%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Hermosa Beach, CA, an average of 98.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 98.5% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Rolling Hills Estates, CA8,20681%65%
      Manhattan Beach, CA35,57379%60%
      Palos Verdes Estates, CA13,58276%53%
      Rancho Palos Verdes, CA42,41270%42%
      Beverly Hills, CA34,62764%31%
      Hermosa Beach, CA19,72671%43%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Fairwood, WA19,72461%24%
      North Bellmore, NY19,72063%29%
      Universal City, TX19,73379%61%
      Painesville, OH19,73568%38%
      Stevenson Ranch, CA19,73776%53%
      Hermosa Beach, CA19,72671%43%
      Source: The Hermosa Beach, 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.