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Avg. test scores 38%
High school dipl. 29%
Bachelors degree 71%

Selma school information

IndexSelmaCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores30%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:120:116:1
Total public schools138,30879,221
Total private schools23,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Selma are 38% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 13 public schools in Selma
  • 66.9% of people in Selma have completed 8th grade
  • 58.9% of people in Selma have completed high school
  • 8.8% of people in Selma have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Selma

      IndexSelmaCaliforniaNational
      Completed 8th grade66.9%81.1%84.3%
      Completed high school58.9%79.8%83.0%
      Completed some college36.3%61.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree15.5%39.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors8.8%32.0%30.3%
      Completed masters2.1%11.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.4%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.6%1.3%

      Selma, CA School Districts

      • Selma Unified School District

      There are a total of 13 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Selma. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Selma, CA schools is 30%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Selma, CA, an average of 66.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 58.9% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Kingsburg, CA11,71646%6%
      Fowler, CA6,08335%28%
      Sanger, CA24,74135%30%
      Reedley, CA25,27334%31%
      Centerville, CA45030%40%
      Selma, CA24,22830%38%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Staunton, VA24,23468%37%
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      Tarpon Springs, FL24,24461%23%
      Fairland, MD24,20139%20%
      Zion, IL24,19515%69%
      Selma, CA24,22830%38%
      Source: The Selma, 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.