Avg. test scores 55%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 22%

San Bruno school information

IndexSan BrunoCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores45%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools148,30879,221
Total private schools33,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools11,0857,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in San Bruno are 9% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 14 public schools in San Bruno
  • 88.9% of people in San Bruno have completed 8th grade
  • 87.9% of people in San Bruno have completed high school
  • 37.0% of people in San Bruno have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in San Bruno

      IndexSan BrunoCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade88.9%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school87.9%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college69.4%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree46.3%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors37.0%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters11.9%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.7%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%1.6%1.3%

      San Bruno, CA School Districts

      • San Bruno Park Elementary School District
      • San Mateo Union High School District

      There are a total of 14 public schools, 3 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in San Bruno. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for San Bruno, CA schools is 45%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In San Bruno, CA, an average of 88.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.9% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hillsborough, CA11,31287%76%
      Piedmont, CA11,20184%72%
      Stanford, CA14,92682%66%
      Foster City, CA32,96777%56%
      Burlingame, CA30,11873%48%
      San Bruno, CA42,73645%9%

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      Belleville, IL42,72929%42%
      Salem, MA42,80452%5%
      Bell Gardens, CA42,80521%57%
      Moline, IL42,80524%52%
      Fairfield, OH42,64064%30%
      San Bruno, CA42,73645%9%
      Source: The San Bruno, 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.