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12%
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25%
High school dipl. NAT. AVG.
41%
Bachelors degree NAT. AVG.
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Laredo school information

Index Laredo Texas National
Average Test Scores54%47%48%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools677,41879,221
Total private schools111,26724,874
Total post-secondary schools34637,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Laredo are 12% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 67 public schools in Laredo
  • 65.5% of people in Laredo have completed 8th grade
  • 62.4% of people in Laredo have completed high school
  • 17.9% of people in Laredo have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Laredo

      Index Laredo Texas National
      Completed 8th grade65.5%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school62.4%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college41.0%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree24.3%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.9%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters5.3%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.2%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.1%1.3%

      Laredo, TX School Districts

      • United Independent School District
      • Laredo Independent School District

      There are a total of 67 public schools, 11 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Laredo. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Laredo, TX schools is 54%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Laredo, TX, an average of 65.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 62.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Rio Bravo, TX4,68646%5.2%
      Laredo, TX260,57154%12.2%

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Jersey City, NJ262,65245%5.8%
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      Chandler, AZ257,07660%24.1%
      Lubbock, TX257,01343%11.3%
      Laredo, TX260,57154%12.2%
      Source: The Laredo, TX 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.