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Avg. test scores 47%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 22%

Marietta school information

IndexMariettaGeorgiaNational
Average Test Scores53%35%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools552,16479,221
Total private schools1951524,874
Total post-secondary schools81927,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Marietta are 7% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 55 public schools in Marietta
  • 83.8% of people in Marietta have completed 8th grade
  • 82.4% of people in Marietta have completed high school
  • 36.9% of people in Marietta have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Marietta

      IndexMariettaGeorgiaNational
      Completed 8th grade83.8%82.3%84.3%
      Completed high school82.4%81.0%83.0%
      Completed some college65.4%57.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree44.7%36.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors36.9%29.4%30.3%
      Completed masters11.8%11.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.0%3.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.5%1.3%1.3%

      Marietta, GA School Districts

      • Marietta City School District
      • Cobb County School District

      There are a total of 55 public schools, 19 private schools and 8 post-secondary schools in Marietta. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Marietta, GA schools is 53%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Marietta, GA, an average of 83.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Milton, GA36,75566%35%
      Dunwoody, GA48,12860%23%
      Roswell, GA93,96853%8%
      Woodstock, GA27,96452%5%
      Kennesaw, GA32,66949%0%
      Marietta, GA59,71453%7%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Petaluma, CA59,75747%5%
      Springfield, OH59,76164%30%
      Lakeville, MN59,78671%43%
      Gardena, CA59,89829%41%
      St. Clair Shores, MI59,91644%10%
      Marietta, GA59,71453%7%
      Source: The Marietta, GA 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.