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Lakewood school information

Index Lakewood California National
Average Test Scores44%43%48%
Student/Teacher ratio21:120:116:1
Total public schools158,30879,221
Total private schools63,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lakewood are 9% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 15 public schools in Lakewood
  • 87.5% of people in Lakewood have completed 8th grade
  • 86.7% of people in Lakewood have completed high school
  • 28.4% of people in Lakewood have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lakewood

      Index Lakewood California National
      Completed 8th grade87.5%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school86.7%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college66.4%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree38.9%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors28.4%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters8.2%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.8%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.7%1.6%1.3%

      Lakewood, CA School Districts

      • ABC Unified School District
      • Paramount Unified School District
      • Long Beach Unified School District
      • Bellflower Unified School District

      There are a total of 15 public schools, 6 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lakewood. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lakewood, CA schools is 44%. The average student to teacher ratio is 21:1. In Lakewood, CA, an average of 87.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Los Alamitos, CA11,66182%70.1%
      Rolling Hills Estates, CA8,20675%56.9%
      Rancho Palos Verdes, CA42,41275%56.5%
      Seal Beach, CA24,51075%55.2%
      Redondo Beach, CA67,66474%54.7%
      Lakewood, CA81,05444%8.6%

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Farmington Hills, MI81,15453%9.4%
      Palm Coast, FL80,94861%26.0%
      Cranston, RI80,88239%17.9%
      Largo, FL80,67856%17.0%
      Lake Forest, CA80,65857%19.5%
      Lakewood, CA81,05444%8.6%
      Source: The Lakewood, 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.