Avg. test scores 16%
High school dipl. 21%
Bachelors degree 52%
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Pasadena school information

Average Test Scores41%47%48%
Student/Teacher ratio17:114:116:1
Total public schools397,41879,221
Total private schools101,26724,874
Total post-secondary schools44637,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Pasadena are 16% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 39 public schools in Pasadena
  • 68.1% of people in Pasadena have completed 8th grade
  • 65.6% of people in Pasadena have completed high school
  • 14.5% of people in Pasadena have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Pasadena

      Completed 8th grade68.1%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school65.6%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college41.6%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree20.3%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors14.5%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters4.6%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.4%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.8%1.1%1.3%

      Pasadena, TX School Districts

      • Pasadena Independent School District
      • Clear Creek Independent School District
      • Deer Park Independent School District

      There are a total of 39 public schools, 10 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools in Pasadena. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Pasadena, TX schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Pasadena, TX, an average of 68.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 65.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Pearland, TX106,23865%36.0%
      Friendswood, TX38,27264%32.2%
      League City, TX94,97658%19.9%
      Deer Park, TX33,51755%13.6%
      Seabrook, TX13,03851%6.8%
      Pasadena, TX153,28641%15.8%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Macon-Bibb County, GA153,92526%46.7%
      Springfield, MA153,99131%35.2%
      Alexandria, VA151,47372%48.7%
      Cary, NC155,82262%29.3%
      Kansas City, KS149,75525%49.1%
      Pasadena, TX153,28641%15.8%
      Source: The Pasadena, 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.