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Taft school information

Index Taft Texas National
Average Test Scores24%47%48%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools57,41879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Taft are 50% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Taft
  • 70.3% of people in Taft have completed 8th grade
  • 69.4% of people in Taft have completed high school
  • 6.9% of people in Taft have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Taft

      Index Taft Texas National
      Completed 8th grade70.3%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school69.4%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college36.1%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree9.9%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors6.9%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters2.9%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.9%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.1%1.3%

      Taft, TX School Districts

      • Taft Independent School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Taft. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Taft, TX schools is 24%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Taft, TX, an average of 70.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 69.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Portland, TX17,80753%11.0%
      Odem, TX2,20548%0.7%
      Corpus Christi, TX326,33247%2.7%
      Sinton, TX5,38946%4.2%
      Ingleside, TX9,76846%5.2%
      Taft, TX2,92424%50.3%

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Dresden, TN2,92437%23.6%
      Savanna, IL2,92423%51.6%
      Boxford, MA2,92572%50.3%
      Sunset, LA2,92363%30.2%
      Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY2,92652%8.3%
      Taft, TX2,92424%50.3%
      Source: The Taft, 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.