Avg. test scores 57%
High school dipl. 31%
Bachelors degree 72%

Madera school information

Average Test Scores21%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:120:116:1
Total public schools348,30879,221
Total private schools43,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools11,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Madera are 57% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 34 public schools in Madera
  • 59.5% of people in Madera have completed 8th grade
  • 57.1% of people in Madera have completed high school
  • 8.4% of people in Madera have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Madera

      Completed 8th grade59.5%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school57.1%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college36.0%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree14.5%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors8.4%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters2.2%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.6%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.6%1.3%

      Madera, CA School Districts

      • Madera Unified School District
      • Golden Valley Unified School District

      There are a total of 34 public schools, 4 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Madera. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Madera, CA schools is 21%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Madera, CA, an average of 59.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 57.1% have completed high school.

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      Bonadelle Ranchos-Madera Ranchos, CA8,42948%3%
      Madera Acres, CA10,36631%38%
      Chowchilla, CA18,19529%40%
      Biola, CA1,26525%50%
      Fairmead, CA1,98624%51%
      Madera, CA63,39821%57%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Florence-Graham, CA63,39024%52%
      Montebello, CA63,41626%48%
      Santa Cruz, CA63,31056%15%
      Cedar Park, TX63,55184%71%
      Eden Prairie, MN63,20675%52%
      Madera, CA63,39821%57%
      Source: The Madera, 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.