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Lakewood school information

Index Lakewood Washington National
Average Test Scores44%54%48%
Student/Teacher ratio19:120:116:1
Total public schools251,99179,221
Total private schools354824,874
Total post-secondary schools21477,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lakewood are 9% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 25 public schools in Lakewood
  • 84.8% of people in Lakewood have completed 8th grade
  • 83.7% of people in Lakewood have completed high school
  • 20.9% of people in Lakewood have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lakewood

      Index Lakewood Washington National
      Completed 8th grade84.8%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school83.7%86.6%83.0%
      Completed some college61.6%67.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree32.2%43.3%38.5%
      Completed bachelors20.9%33.6%30.3%
      Completed masters7.9%12.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.2%3.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%1.5%1.3%

      Lakewood, WA School Districts

      • Clover Park School District

      There are a total of 25 public schools, 3 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Lakewood. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lakewood, WA schools is 44%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Lakewood, WA, an average of 84.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      University Place, WA33,66172%49.1%
      Sumner, WA10,24667%39.0%
      Gig Harbor, WA10,28065%35.9%
      Steilacoom, WA6,36665%35.7%
      North Fort Lewis, WA6,40263%31.8%
      Lakewood, WA60,56444%8.7%

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      Marietta, GA60,68758%19.8%
      Novi, MI60,43967%38.9%
      Lakewood, WA60,56444%8.7%
      Source: The Lakewood, WA education data displayed above is derived from the 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.