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Avg. test scores 49%
High school dipl. 39%
Bachelors degree 62%

La Joya school information

IndexLa JoyaTexasNational
Average Test Scores74%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools137,41879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in La Joya are 49% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 13 public schools in La Joya
  • 54.9% of people in La Joya have completed 8th grade
  • 50.2% of people in La Joya have completed high school
  • 11.5% of people in La Joya have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in La Joya

      IndexLa JoyaTexasNational
      Completed 8th grade54.9%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school50.2%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college32.2%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree15.7%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors11.5%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters6.2%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.3%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.1%1.3%

      La Joya, TX School Districts

      • La Joya Independent School District

      There are a total of 13 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in La Joya. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for La Joya, TX schools is 74%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In La Joya, TX, an average of 54.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 50.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Palmhurst, TX2,65475%51%
      Mission, TX82,20074%50%
      McAllen, TX138,47573%49%
      Alton, TX15,58171%45%
      Doffing, TX5,64070%42%
      La Joya, TX4,20974%49%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Monongahela, PA4,20858%17%
      Jefferson, IA4,20780%63%
      Hazlehurst, GA4,21128%44%
      Jasper, FL4,20722%55%
      Jourdanton, TX4,21265%31%
      La Joya, TX4,20974%49%
      Source: The La Joya, 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.