Avg. test scores 36%
High school dipl. 18%
Bachelors degree 68%
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Wharton school information

Average Test Scores31%47%48%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools57,41879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,26724,874
Total post-secondary schools14637,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Wharton are 36% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Wharton
  • 71.5% of people in Wharton have completed 8th grade
  • 68.4% of people in Wharton have completed high school
  • 9.7% of people in Wharton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Wharton

      Completed 8th grade71.5%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school68.4%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college39.8%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree18.9%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors9.7%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters3.6%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.5%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.1%1.3%

      Wharton, TX School Districts

      • Wharton Independent School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Wharton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Wharton, TX schools is 31%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Wharton, TX, an average of 71.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 68.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      East Bernard, TX2,57663%30.2%
      El Campo, TX11,68543%10.1%
      Boling, TX86143%11.7%
      Beasley, TX65642%12.7%
      Wharton, TX8,77331%36.3%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Collingdale, PA8,77731%36.6%
      Riverside, IL8,77965%34.9%
      Booneville, MS8,76457%19.1%
      McRae-Helena, GA8,76339%19.2%
      South Amboy, NJ8,76239%18.4%
      Wharton, TX8,77331%36.3%
      Source: The Wharton, 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.