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Avg. test scores 4%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 11%

Santa Clarita school information

IndexSanta ClaritaCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores51%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio23:120:116:1
Total public schools78,30879,221
Total private schools13,43824,874
Total post-secondary schools31,0857,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Santa Clarita are 4% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Santa Clarita
  • 87.9% of people in Santa Clarita have completed 8th grade
  • 87.2% of people in Santa Clarita have completed high school
  • 33.5% of people in Santa Clarita have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Santa Clarita

      IndexSanta ClaritaCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade87.9%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school87.2%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college69.8%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree43.3%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors33.5%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters10.7%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.6%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%1.6%1.3%

      Santa Clarita, CA School Districts

      • William S. Hart Union High School District
      • Acton-Agua Dulce Unified School District
      • Saugus Union Elementary School District
      • Sulphur Springs Union Elementary School District
      • Newhall Elementary School District

      There are a total of 7 public schools, 1 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Santa Clarita. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Santa Clarita, CA schools is 51%. The average student to teacher ratio is 23:1. In Santa Clarita, CA, an average of 87.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 87.2% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Oak Park, CA14,88576%53%
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      Leona Valley, CA1,58250%1%
      Burbank, CA104,58347%5%
      Santa Clarita, CA180,30351%4%

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      Santa Clarita, CA180,30351%4%
      Source: The Santa Clarita, 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.