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  • Effie Morris Elementary School
  • 3801 Merrett, Lake Worth
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 376
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • N A Howry Intermediate
  • 4000 Dakota Trl, Lake Worth
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 473
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Lake Worth High School
  • 4210 Boat Club Rd, Lake Worth
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 744
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Tadpole Lrn Center
  • 6817 Telephone Rd, Lake Worth
  • Grades: PK - KG · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1

Lake Worth school information

IndexLake WorthTexasNational
Average Test Scores71%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:114:116:1
Total public schools77,41879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963
The Lake Worth, TX educational system consists of 7 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Lake Worth public schools have average test scores of 71% which is 2% lower than than the Texas average and 44% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Lake Worth public schools is 11:1, compared to 14:1 in Texas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 71.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 70.6% have completed high school, 8.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Lake Worth

IndexLake WorthTexasNational
Completed 8th grade71.8%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school70.6%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college43.0%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree16.0%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors8.6%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters2.8%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

Lake Worth, TX School Districts

Lake Worth Independent School District

There are a total of 7 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lake Worth. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lake Worth, TX schools is 71%. The average student to teacher ratio is 11:1. In Lake Worth, TX, an average of 71.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 70.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Lake Worth 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 Worth, TX schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Westlake, TX1,12496%95%
Trophy Club, TX10,98792%86%
Aledo, TX3,19090%83%
Keller, TX44,25089%81%
Haslet, TX1,67989%81%
Lake Worth, TX4,75771%44%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Neptune City, NJ4,75826%47%
Lakeport, CA4,75442%16%
Cheboygan, MI4,76145%8%
Royal Pines, NC4,75170%41%
Farmville, NC4,75027%45%
Lake Worth, TX4,75771%44%
Source: The Lake Worth, 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.
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