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San Marcos school information

Index San Marcos Texas National
Average Test Scores32%47%48%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools137,41879,221
Total private schools61,26724,874
Total post-secondary schools14637,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in San Marcos are 33% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 13 public schools in San Marcos
  • 81.5% of people in San Marcos have completed 8th grade
  • 80.8% of people in San Marcos have completed high school
  • 32.0% of people in San Marcos have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in San Marcos

      Index San Marcos Texas National
      Completed 8th grade81.5%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school80.8%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college60.1%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree37.7%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors32.0%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters11.0%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.4%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.1%1.1%1.3%

      San Marcos, TX School Districts

      • Hays Consolidated Independent School District
      • San Marcos Consolidated Independent School District

      There are a total of 13 public schools, 6 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in San Marcos. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for San Marcos, TX schools is 32%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In San Marcos, TX, an average of 81.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.8% have completed high school.

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      New Braunfels, TX84,62256%16.1%
      Buda, TX16,48450%4.5%
      Wimberley, TX3,16849%2.1%
      Kyle, TX45,82841%13.7%
      Niederwald, TX65239%18.8%
      San Marcos, TX64,05332%33.1%

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Cheyenne, WY64,09947%1.5%
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      Lake Elsinore, CA64,20134%28.7%
      Dublin, CA63,85672%49.3%
      San Marcos, TX64,05332%33.1%
      Source: The San Marcos, TX education data displayed above is derived from the 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.