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Avg. test scores 52%
High school dipl. 16%
Bachelors degree 124%

Irvine school information

IndexIrvineCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores75%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio24:120:116:1
Total public schools338,30879,221
Total private schools183,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools81,0857,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Irvine are 52% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 33 public schools in Irvine
  • 96.2% of people in Irvine have completed 8th grade
  • 95.9% of people in Irvine have completed high school
  • 68.0% of people in Irvine have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Irvine

      IndexIrvineCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade96.2%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school95.9%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college88.9%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree74.7%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors68.0%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters29.5%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree10.2%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate4.6%1.6%1.3%

      Irvine, CA School Districts

      • Irvine Unified School District
      • Tustin Unified School District

      There are a total of 33 public schools, 18 private schools and 8 post-secondary schools in Irvine. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Irvine, CA schools is 75%. The average student to teacher ratio is 24:1. In Irvine, CA, an average of 96.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.9% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Ladera Ranch, CA27,12172%46%
      Laguna Beach, CA23,20472%46%
      Coto de Caza, CA14,84569%39%
      Las Flores, CA5,67168%39%
      Yorba Linda, CA67,36267%37%
      Irvine, CA246,99275%52%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Madison, WI246,03436%26%
      Norfolk, VA245,72469%39%
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      Laredo, TX251,67168%38%
      Durham, NC251,76134%31%
      Irvine, CA246,99275%52%
      Source: The Irvine, 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.