Katy school information

Average Test Scores84%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools457,41879,221
Total private schools91,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963
The Katy, TX educational system consists of 45 public schools, 9 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Katy public schools have average test scores of 84% which is 16% higher than than the Texas average and 70% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Katy public schools is 15:1, compared to 14:1 in Texas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 84.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 81.6% have completed high school, 31.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Katy are 70% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 45 public schools in Katy.
  • 84.0% of people in Katy have completed 8th grade.
  • 81.6% of people in Katy have completed high school.
  • 31.6% of people in Katy have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Katy

Completed 8th grade84.0%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school81.6%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college59.6%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.6%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors31.6%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters10.1%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.1%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Katy (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
New Territory, TX15,84395%94%
Fulshear, TX4,57293%90%
Cinco Ranch, TX17,60592%86%
Pecan Grove, TX17,03790%84%
Sugar Land, TX85,68189%80%
Katy, TX16,63284%70%

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Easton, MD16,63747%5%
Terrell, TX16,62653%8%
Phoenixville, PA16,63861%24%
Danville, KY16,64552%5%
Springfield, TN16,65045%10%
Katy, TX16,63284%70%
Source: The Katy, TX 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.