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Avg. test scores 1%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 2%

Peoria school information

IndexPeoriaArizonaNational
Average Test Scores50%36%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:118:116:1
Total public schools291,86379,221
Total private schools231624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1487,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Peoria are 1% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 29 public schools in Peoria
  • 88.9% of people in Peoria have completed 8th grade
  • 88.3% of people in Peoria have completed high school
  • 29.8% of people in Peoria have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Peoria

      IndexPeoriaArizonaNational
      Completed 8th grade88.9%83.7%84.3%
      Completed high school88.3%82.2%83.0%
      Completed some college67.0%62.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree39.0%36.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors29.8%28.0%30.3%
      Completed masters10.5%10.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.7%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.1%1.2%1.3%

      Peoria, AZ School Districts

      • Peoria Unified School District
      • Deer Valley Unified District

      There are a total of 29 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Peoria. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Peoria, AZ schools is 50%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Peoria, AZ, an average of 88.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.3% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Litchfield Park, AZ5,44946%7%
      Goodyear, AZ72,62939%20%
      Surprise, AZ127,49239%21%
      Glendale, AZ239,94335%28%
      Phoenix, AZ1,555,32434%31%
      Peoria, AZ158,67750%1%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lancaster, CA159,65122%55%
      Fort Collins, CO157,25145%9%
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      McKinney, TX156,82181%64%
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      Peoria, AZ158,67750%1%
      Source: The Peoria, AZ 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.