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Avg. test scores 15%
High school dipl. 15%
Bachelors degree 70%
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Palmer school information

IndexPalmerTexasNational
Average Test Scores55%47%48%
Student/Teacher ratio12:114:116:1
Total public schools47,41879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,26724,874
Total post-secondary schools14637,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Palmer are 15% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Palmer
  • 71.5% of people in Palmer have completed 8th grade
  • 70.6% of people in Palmer have completed high school
  • 9.0% of people in Palmer have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Palmer

      IndexPalmerTexasNational
      Completed 8th grade71.5%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school70.6%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college40.0%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree16.8%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors9.0%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters1.8%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.5%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.1%1.3%

      Palmer, TX School Districts

      • Palmer Independent School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Palmer. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Palmer, TX schools is 55%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Palmer, TX, an average of 71.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 70.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Ovilla, TX3,63964%32.0%
      Waxahachie, TX32,53652%9.0%
      Red Oak, TX11,66348%1.1%
      Crandall, TX3,12647%2.5%
      Ennis, TX18,89044%7.9%
      Palmer, TX2,26855%15.0%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Selbyville, DE2,26865%34.4%
      Spirit Lake, ID2,26954%12.6%
      Cape Carteret, NC2,26756%15.3%
      West Branch, MI2,26941%14.8%
      Iona, ID2,26653%10.1%
      Palmer, TX2,26855%15.0%
      Source: The Palmer, 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.