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Avg. test scores 19%
High school dipl. 14%
Bachelors degree 39%

Odessa school information

IndexOdessaTexasNational
Average Test Scores59%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools427,41879,221
Total private schools71,26724,874
Total post-secondary schools44637,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Odessa are 19% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 42 public schools in Odessa
  • 72.7% of people in Odessa have completed 8th grade
  • 71.6% of people in Odessa have completed high school
  • 18.4% of people in Odessa have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Odessa

      IndexOdessaTexasNational
      Completed 8th grade72.7%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school71.6%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college50.6%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree24.8%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors18.4%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters5.4%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.5%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.1%1.3%

      Odessa, TX School Districts

      • Ector County Independent School District

      There are a total of 42 public schools, 7 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools in Odessa. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Odessa, TX schools is 59%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Odessa, TX, an average of 72.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 71.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      West Odessa, TX24,82156%13%
      Odessa, TX114,25859%19%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lansing, MI114,77330%39%
      Wilmington, NC113,72446%6%
      Arvada, CO113,53237%24%
      Downey, CA113,22341%17%
      El Monte, CA115,66532%36%
      Odessa, TX114,25859%19%
      Source: The Odessa, 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.