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  • Pivot Charter School - San Diego
  • 1030 La Bonita Dr. Ste. 350, Lake San Marcos
  • Mountain Empire Unified
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 105
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1

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
The Lake San Marcos, CA educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Lake San Marcos public schools have average test scores of 45% which is 17% higher than than the California average and 10% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Lake San Marcos public schools is n/a, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 95.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 92.9% have completed high school, 38.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 6.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

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.

To customize your list of Lake San Marcos schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Lake San Marcos, CA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Rancho Santa Fe, CA2,76380%63%
Solana Beach, CA13,31274%51%
Fairbanks Ranch, CA2,86474%50%
Carlsbad, CA112,00867%37%
Encinitas, CA62,16067%35%
Lake San Marcos, CA4,52945%10%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Dansville, NY4,52944%11%
Phoenix, OR4,52837%25%
Ludlow, KY4,52845%9%
Nashville, AR4,53024%52%
Margaret, AL4,53053%7%
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.