Avg. test scores 20%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 0%

Sierra Vista school information

IndexSierra VistaArizonaNational
Average Test Scores39%36%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:118:116:1
Total public schools141,86379,221
Total private schools431624,874
Total post-secondary schools11487,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Sierra Vista are 20% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 14 public schools in Sierra Vista
  • 90.2% of people in Sierra Vista have completed 8th grade
  • 89.6% of people in Sierra Vista have completed high school
  • 30.3% of people in Sierra Vista have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Sierra Vista

      IndexSierra VistaArizonaNational
      Completed 8th grade90.2%83.7%84.3%
      Completed high school89.6%82.2%83.0%
      Completed some college75.4%62.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree45.0%36.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors30.3%28.0%30.3%
      Completed masters10.8%10.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.1%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.8%1.2%1.3%

      Sierra Vista, AZ School Districts

      • Sierra Vista Unified District
      • Fort Huachuca Accommodation District

      There are a total of 14 public schools, 4 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Sierra Vista. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Sierra Vista, AZ schools is 39%. The average student to teacher ratio is 19:1. In Sierra Vista, AZ, an average of 90.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Elgin, AZ14847%4%
      Sierra Vista Southeast, AZ15,76844%11%
      Tombstone, AZ1,47942%15%
      Palominas, AZ13438%23%
      Huachuca City, AZ2,18028%44%
      Sierra Vista, AZ44,38139%20%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Arlington, MA44,40882%67%
      Hackensack, NJ44,27141%17%
      Barnstable Town, MA44,49871%43%
      Sayreville, NJ44,26047%4%
      Keller, TX44,25089%81%
      Sierra Vista, AZ44,38139%20%
      Source: The Sierra Vista, AZ 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.