Avg. test scores 10%
High school dipl. 12%
Bachelors degree 27%

Lake San Marcos school information

IndexLake San MarcosCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores45%38%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a20:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a8,30879,221
Total private schoolsn/a3,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lake San Marcos are 10% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Lake San Marcos
  • 95.2% of people in Lake San Marcos have completed 8th grade
  • 92.9% of people in Lake San Marcos have completed high school
  • 38.4% of people in Lake San Marcos have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lake San Marcos

      IndexLake San MarcosCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade95.2%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school92.9%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college82.2%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree57.6%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors38.4%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters13.3%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree6.2%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate3.0%1.6%1.3%

      Lake San Marcos, CA School Districts

      • Mountain Empire Unified School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lake San Marcos. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lake San Marcos, CA schools is 45%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Lake San Marcos, CA, an average of 95.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 92.9% have completed high school.

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      Rancho Santa Fe, CA2,76380%63%
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      Carlsbad, CA112,00867%37%
      Encinitas, CA62,16067%35%
      Lake San Marcos, CA4,52945%10%

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      Dansville, NY4,52944%11%
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      Lake San Marcos, CA4,52945%10%
      Source: The Lake San Marcos, 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.