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Tallahassee school information

Index Tallahassee Florida National
Average Test Scores54%55%48%
Student/Teacher ratio16:117:116:1
Total public schools583,38879,221
Total private schools301,64024,874
Total post-secondary schools124667,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Tallahassee are 13% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 58 public schools in Tallahassee
  • 89.8% of people in Tallahassee have completed 8th grade
  • 89.1% of people in Tallahassee have completed high school
  • 47.6% of people in Tallahassee have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Tallahassee

      Index Tallahassee Florida National
      Completed 8th grade89.8%84.0%84.3%
      Completed high school89.1%83.0%83.0%
      Completed some college76.3%58.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree57.1%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors47.6%27.9%30.3%
      Completed masters22.0%10.0%11.5%
      Completed professional degree8.0%3.1%3.3%
      Completed doctorate3.9%1.1%1.3%

      Tallahassee, FL School Districts

      • Leon County School District

      There are a total of 58 public schools, 30 private schools and 12 post-secondary schools in Tallahassee. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Tallahassee, FL schools is 54%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Tallahassee, FL, an average of 89.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Havana, FL2,19342%12.5%
      Tallahassee, FL192,88554%12.6%

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
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      McKinney, TX191,19759%23.2%
      Columbus, GA195,41833%31.4%
      Tallahassee, FL192,88554%12.6%
      Source: The Tallahassee, FL 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.