Avg. test scores 24%
High school dipl. 16%
Bachelors degree 138%

Westwood school information

IndexWestwoodLos AngelesCalifornia
Average Test Scores61%31%38%
Student/Teacher ratio17:120:120:1
Total public schools114328,308
Total private schools23043,438
Total post-secondary schools31571,085

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Westwood are 24% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 11 public schools in Westwood
  • 96.6% of people in Westwood have completed 8th grade
  • 96.1% of people in Westwood have completed high school
  • 72.3% of people in Westwood have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Westwood

      IndexWestwoodLos AngelesCalifornia
      Completed 8th grade96.6%75.8%81.1%
      Completed high school96.1%74.4%79.8%
      Completed some college90.0%56.4%61.5%
      Completed associate degree77.2%38.5%39.8%
      Completed bachelors72.3%32.5%32.0%
      Completed masters37.6%11.1%11.9%
      Completed professional degree17.8%4.0%3.9%
      Completed doctorate6.3%1.3%1.6%

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      La Cañada Flintridge, CA20,47783%68%
      Manhattan Beach, CA35,57379%60%
      Hermosa Beach, CA19,72671%43%
      West Hollywood, CA35,66170%43%
      Hidden Hills, CA1,57369%40%
      Los Angeles, CA3,918,87231%37%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Chicago, IL2,714,01723%52%
      Houston, TX2,240,58268%39%
      Philadelphia, PA1,559,93828%43%
      Phoenix, AZ1,555,32434%31%
      San Antonio, TX1,439,35867%36%
      Los Angeles, CA3,918,87231%37%
      Source: The Westwood, Los Angeles, 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.