Sugar Land school information

IndexSugar LandTexasNational
Average Test Scores89%72%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools587,41879,221
Total private schools121,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963
The Sugar Land, TX educational system consists of 58 public schools, 12 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Sugar Land public schools have average test scores of 89% which is 23% higher than than the Texas average and 80% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Sugar Land public schools is 16:1, compared to 14:1 in Texas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 92.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 91.4% have completed high school, 56.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 6.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Sugar Land are 80% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 58 public schools in Sugar Land.
  • 92.1% of people in Sugar Land have completed 8th grade.
  • 91.4% of people in Sugar Land have completed high school.
  • 56.5% of people in Sugar Land have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Sugar Land

IndexSugar LandTexasNational
Completed 8th grade92.1%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school91.4%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college80.4%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree62.5%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors56.5%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters23.0%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.9%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.5%1.1%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Sugar Land (high school & post-secondary)

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Source: The Sugar Land, TX 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.