Avg. test scores 76%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 44%

Imperial Beach school information

IndexImperial BeachCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores24%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:120:116:1
Total public schools68,30879,221
Total private schools23,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools11,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Imperial Beach are 50% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Imperial Beach
  • 78.6% of people in Imperial Beach have completed 8th grade
  • 77.7% of people in Imperial Beach have completed high school
  • 16.9% of people in Imperial Beach have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Imperial Beach

      IndexImperial BeachCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade78.6%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school77.7%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college57.0%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree28.1%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.9%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters5.6%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.4%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.1%1.6%1.3%

      Imperial Beach, CA School Districts

      • South Bay Union Elementary School District
      • Sweetwater Union High School District

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Imperial Beach. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Imperial Beach, CA schools is 24%. The average student to teacher ratio is 21:1. In Imperial Beach, CA, an average of 78.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Coronado, CA24,85267%36%
      Rancho San Diego, CA22,01855%13%
      San Diego, CA1,374,81246%7%
      La Mesa, CA59,12545%8%
      Chula Vista, CA260,59845%9%
      Imperial Beach, CA27,18024%50%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Isla Vista, CA27,17951%4%
      Thomasville, NC27,17842%15%
      Alton, IL27,17524%52%
      Anderson, SC27,20650%2%
      New London, CT27,21829%40%
      Imperial Beach, CA27,18024%50%
      Source: The Imperial 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.