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Avg. test scores 40%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 5%

Lubbock school information

IndexLubbockTexasNational
Average Test Scores69%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools727,41879,221
Total private schools91,26724,874
Total post-secondary schools84637,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lubbock are 40% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 72 public schools in Lubbock
  • 81.9% of people in Lubbock have completed 8th grade
  • 80.7% of people in Lubbock have completed high school
  • 28.7% of people in Lubbock have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lubbock

      IndexLubbockTexasNational
      Completed 8th grade81.9%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school80.7%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college61.0%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree35.2%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors28.7%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters10.9%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.7%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.0%1.1%1.3%

      Lubbock, TX School Districts

      • Lubbock Independent School District
      • Frenship Independent School District
      • Idalou Independent School District
      • Lubbock-Cooper Independent School District
      • Roosevelt Independent School District

      There are a total of 72 public schools, 9 private schools and 8 post-secondary schools in Lubbock. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lubbock, TX schools is 69%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Lubbock, TX, an average of 81.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Shallowater, TX2,51087%76%
      Idalou, TX2,20083%69%
      Wolfforth, TX4,13583%68%
      New Deal, TX79373%49%
      Slaton, TX6,06868%37%
      Lubbock, TX244,50769%40%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Norfolk, VA245,72469%39%
      Madison, WI246,03436%26%
      Chandler, AZ242,13155%12%
      Irvine, CA246,99275%52%
      Glendale, AZ239,94335%28%
      Lubbock, TX244,50769%40%
      Source: The Lubbock, TX 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.