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Avg. test scores 22%
High school dipl. 17%
Bachelors degree 64%
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Yoakum school information

IndexYoakumTexasNational
Average Test Scores38%47%48%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools47,41879,221
Total private schools11,26724,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4637,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Yoakum are 22% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Yoakum
  • 71.9% of people in Yoakum have completed 8th grade
  • 68.9% of people in Yoakum have completed high school
  • 10.8% of people in Yoakum have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Yoakum

      IndexYoakumTexasNational
      Completed 8th grade71.9%79.3%84.3%
      Completed high school68.9%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college34.4%57.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree14.5%34.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors10.8%28.1%30.3%
      Completed masters1.3%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.2%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.1%1.3%

      Yoakum, TX School Districts

      • Yoakum Independent School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Yoakum. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Yoakum, TX schools is 38%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Yoakum, TX, an average of 71.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 68.9% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Shiner, TX2,21968%41.8%
      Hallettsville, TX2,57254%11.8%
      Cuero, TX8,42942%12.7%
      Yoakum, TX5,86538%22.1%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Plymouth, PA5,86557%18.5%
      Chesapeake Beach, MD5,86663%30.9%
      Spring Hill, KS5,86341%15.1%
      Dowagiac, MI5,86330%37.5%
      Lewistown, MT5,86848%1.1%
      Yoakum, TX5,86538%22.1%
      Source: The Yoakum, 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.