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Avg. test scores 0%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 21%

Placentia school information

IndexPlacentiaCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scoresn/a10%48%
Student/Teacher ratio22:120:116:1
Total public schools308,30879,221
Total private schools23,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Placentia are equal to the national average
  • There are approximately 30 public schools in Placentia
  • 85.1% of people in Placentia have completed 8th grade
  • 84.2% of people in Placentia have completed high school
  • 36.7% of people in Placentia have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Placentia

      IndexPlacentiaCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade85.1%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school84.2%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college68.6%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree45.4%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors36.7%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters12.8%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.2%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%1.6%1.3%

      Placentia, CA School Districts

      • Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District

      There are a total of 30 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Placentia. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Placentia, CA schools is n/a. The average student to teacher ratio is 22:1. In Placentia, CA, an average of 85.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Placentia, CA52,168n/a 

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      La Crosse, WI52,14039%18%
      Florissant, MO52,21829%39%
      Peabody, MA52,23543%10%
      Perth Amboy, NJ52,26534%29%
      Oak Park, IL51,98949%2%
      Placentia, CA52,168n/a 
      Source: The Placentia, 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.