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Avg. test scores 35%
High school dipl. 17%
Bachelors degree 117%

Newport Beach school information

IndexNewport BeachCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores66%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:120:116:1
Total public schools298,30879,221
Total private schools73,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools11,0857,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Newport Beach are 35% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 29 public schools in Newport Beach
  • 96.9% of people in Newport Beach have completed 8th grade
  • 96.8% of people in Newport Beach have completed high school
  • 65.7% of people in Newport Beach have completed a bachelors degree

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Compare Newport Beach, CA Schools

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      Education level achieved in Newport Beach

      IndexNewport BeachCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade96.9%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school96.8%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college90.2%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree72.2%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors65.7%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters26.6%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree10.0%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate3.0%1.6%1.3%

      Newport Beach, CA School Districts

      • Newport-Mesa Unified School District
      • Warner Unified School District

      There are a total of 29 public schools, 7 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Newport Beach. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Newport Beach, CA schools is 66%. The average student to teacher ratio is 21:1. In Newport Beach, CA, an average of 96.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 96.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Rossmoor, CA10,93379%61%
      Irvine, CA246,99275%52%
      Laguna Beach, CA23,20472%46%
      Seal Beach, CA24,51069%39%
      Cypress, CA48,97867%36%
      Newport Beach, CA86,81366%35%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Alafaya, FL86,86869%40%
      Hawthorne, CA86,93836%26%
      Carmel, IN86,94087%77%
      Whittier, CA86,63039%22%
      Suffolk, VA87,06173%49%
      Newport Beach, CA86,81366%35%
      Source: The Newport Beach, 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.