Avg. test scores 7%
High school dipl. 18%
Bachelors degree 19%
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Mission school information

Average Test Scores51%47%48%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools437,41879,221
Total private schools21,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Mission are 7% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 43 public schools in Mission
  • 70.8% of people in Mission have completed 8th grade
  • 67.7% of people in Mission have completed high school
  • 24.5% of people in Mission have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Mission

      Completed 8th grade70.8%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school67.7%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college48.2%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree30.5%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors24.5%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters7.6%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.1%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.1%1.3%

      Mission, TX School Districts

      • Sharyland Independent School District
      • Mission Consolidated Independent School District
      • La Joya Independent School District

      There are a total of 43 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Mission. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Mission, TX schools is 51%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Mission, TX, an average of 70.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 67.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      La Joya, TX4,20962%29.5%
      Palmhurst, TX2,65455%14.8%
      Pharr, TX75,17254%11.3%
      McAllen, TX138,47553%10.6%
      Edinburg, TX84,39953%10.5%
      Mission, TX82,20051%6.6%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Longview, TX82,18449%2.2%
      Westland, MI82,21827%43.1%
      Warwick, RI81,88135%26.4%
      Sioux City, IA82,66662%28.4%
      Santa Fe, NM82,92728%41.3%
      Mission, TX82,20051%6.6%
      Source: The Mission, 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.