Avg. test scores 17%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 38%

La Palma school information

IndexLa PalmaCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores58%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio23:120:116:1
Total public schools58,30879,221
Total private schools13,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in La Palma are 17% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in La Palma
  • 90.6% of people in La Palma have completed 8th grade
  • 90.3% of people in La Palma have completed high school
  • 41.9% of people in La Palma have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in La Palma

      IndexLa PalmaCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade90.6%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school90.3%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college73.5%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree52.5%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors41.9%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters14.3%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.6%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.8%1.6%1.3%

      La Palma, CA School Districts

      • Centralia Elementary School District
      • Anaheim Union High School District
      • Cypress Elementary School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in La Palma. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for La Palma, CA schools is 58%. The average student to teacher ratio is 23:1. In La Palma, CA, an average of 90.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.3% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Rossmoor, CA10,93379%61%
      Seal Beach, CA24,51069%39%
      Yorba Linda, CA67,36267%37%
      Cypress, CA48,97867%36%
      Walnut, CA30,02666%35%
      La Palma, CA15,83458%17%

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      La Palma, CA15,83458%17%
      Source: The La Palma, 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.