Avg. test scores 51%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 2%

Monterey Park school information

IndexMonterey ParkCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores49%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:120:116:1
Total public schools108,30879,221
Total private schools83,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools31,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Monterey Park are equal to the national average
  • There are approximately 10 public schools in Monterey Park
  • 78.6% of people in Monterey Park have completed 8th grade
  • 77.5% of people in Monterey Park have completed high school
  • 30.9% of people in Monterey Park have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Monterey Park

      IndexMonterey ParkCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade78.6%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school77.5%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college54.4%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree38.8%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors30.9%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters9.4%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.6%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.1%1.6%1.3%

      Monterey Park, CA School Districts

      • Montebello Unified School District
      • Alhambra Unified School District
      • Garvey Elementary School District
      • Los Angeles Unified School District

      There are a total of 10 public schools, 8 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Monterey Park. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Monterey Park, CA schools is 49%. The average student to teacher ratio is 21:1. In Monterey Park, CA, an average of 78.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.5% have completed high school.

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      Monterey Park, CA61,00149%0%
      Source: The Monterey Park, 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.