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Avg. test scores 47%
High school dipl. 16%
Bachelors degree 118%

Larkspur school information

IndexLarkspurCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores73%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:120:116:1
Total public schools48,30879,221
Total private schools13,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Larkspur are 47% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Larkspur
  • 96.1% of people in Larkspur have completed 8th grade
  • 95.9% of people in Larkspur have completed high school
  • 66.0% of people in Larkspur have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Larkspur

      IndexLarkspurCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade96.1%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school95.9%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college87.5%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree72.3%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors66.0%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters27.6%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree10.0%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.8%1.6%1.3%

      Larkspur, CA School Districts

      • Larkspur Elementary School District
      • Tamalpais Union High School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Larkspur. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Larkspur, CA schools is 73%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Larkspur, CA, an average of 96.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.9% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Tiburon, CA9,17083%69%
      Kensington, CA5,60280%63%
      Corte Madera, CA9,69480%62%
      Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA10,60579%60%
      San Anselmo, CA12,62377%57%
      Larkspur, CA12,26873%47%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Wilton Manors, FL12,27034%31%
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      Larkspur, CA12,26873%47%
      Source: The Larkspur, 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.