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Kent school information

Index Kent Washington National
Average Test Scores47%54%48%
Student/Teacher ratio19:120:116:1
Total public schools381,99179,221
Total private schools1154824,874
Total post-secondary schools11477,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Kent are 2% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 38 public schools in Kent
  • 82.6% of people in Kent have completed 8th grade
  • 81.3% of people in Kent have completed high school
  • 24.2% of people in Kent have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Kent

      Index Kent Washington National
      Completed 8th grade82.6%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school81.3%86.6%83.0%
      Completed some college59.1%67.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree35.4%43.3%38.5%
      Completed bachelors24.2%33.6%30.3%
      Completed masters6.8%12.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.8%3.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.5%1.3%

      Kent, WA School Districts

      • Auburn School District
      • Kent School District
      • Federal Way School District

      There are a total of 38 public schools, 11 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Kent. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Kent, WA schools is 47%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Kent, WA, an average of 82.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Sammamish, WA65,26586%78.2%
      Mercer Island, WA25,82085%77.8%
      Fall City, WA2,35778%63.0%
      Lake Tapps, WA12,12978%62.8%
      Maple Valley, WA26,73974%54.2%
      Kent, WA130,03847%2.3%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Stamford, CT130,05746%3.3%
      New Haven, CT130,38128%40.6%
      Concord, CA129,22734%28.7%
      Round Rock, TX128,81256%15.9%
      Elizabeth, NJ128,48438%21.3%
      Kent, WA130,03847%2.3%
      Source: The Kent, WA education data displayed above is derived from the 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.