Redding school information

Average Test Scores39%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:120:116:1
Total public schools528,30879,221
Total private schools133,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools41,0857,963
The Redding, CA educational system consists of 52 public schools, 13 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools. Redding public schools have average test scores of 39% which is 3% higher than than the California average and 20% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Redding public schools is 19:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 88.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 87.9% have completed high school, 23.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Redding are 20% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 52 public schools in Redding.
  • 88.8% of people in Redding have completed 8th grade.
  • 87.9% of people in Redding have completed high school.
  • 23.8% of people in Redding have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Redding

Completed 8th grade88.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school87.9%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college67.5%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree35.6%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors23.8%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters8.1%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.8%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.6%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Redding (high school & post-secondary)

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Millville, CA75762%26%
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Bella Vista, CA2,70638%23%
Cottonwood, CA3,64437%24%
Anderson, CA10,15636%26%
Redding, CA91,32039%20%

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Sunrise, FL91,17749%1%
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Westminster, CA91,63548%2%
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Santa Barbara, CA90,92243%13%
Redding, CA91,32039%20%
Source: The Redding, 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.