B+
Avg. test scores 19%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 38%

Huntington Beach school information

IndexHuntington BeachCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores58%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio23:120:116:1
Total public schools338,30879,221
Total private schools183,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools61,0857,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Huntington Beach are 19% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 33 public schools in Huntington Beach
  • 91.2% of people in Huntington Beach have completed 8th grade
  • 90.8% of people in Huntington Beach have completed high school
  • 41.9% of people in Huntington Beach have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Huntington Beach

      IndexHuntington BeachCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade91.2%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school90.8%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college76.3%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree51.6%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors41.9%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters15.3%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.7%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.3%1.6%1.3%

      Huntington Beach, CA School Districts

      • Westminster Elementary School District
      • Huntington Beach City Elementary School District
      • Ocean View Elementary School District
      • Huntington Beach Union High School District
      • Fountain Valley Elementary School District

      There are a total of 33 public schools, 18 private schools and 6 post-secondary schools in Huntington Beach. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Huntington Beach, CA schools is 58%. The average student to teacher ratio is 23:1. In Huntington Beach, CA, an average of 91.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Rossmoor, CA10,93379%61%
      Irvine, CA246,99275%52%
      Laguna Beach, CA23,20472%46%
      Seal Beach, CA24,51069%39%
      Cypress, CA48,97867%36%
      Huntington Beach, CA198,72458%19%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Shreveport, LA198,57152%6%
      Akron, OH198,50857%15%
      Glendale, CA197,89552%6%
      Yonkers, NY199,72534%31%
      Little Rock, AR197,64026%46%
      Huntington Beach, CA198,72458%19%
      Source: The Huntington 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.