Carthage school information

Average Test Scores53%51%68%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools61,39079,235
Total private schoolsn/a43024,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1897,965

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  • The average school test scores in Carthage are 22% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Carthage.
  • 78.8% of people in Carthage have completed 8th grade.
  • 68.4% of people in Carthage have completed high school.
  • 9.7% of people in Carthage have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Carthage

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  • Carthage Elementary149 SkylineGrades: PK - 06Students: 505 · Ratio: 17:145
  • Defeated Elementary451 Defeated CreekGrades: KG - 08Students: 20 · Ratio: 16:159
  • Smith County Adult High School207 N. MainGrades: 09 - 12Students: 0 · Ratio: 0:1n/a
  • Smith County High School312 FiteGrades: 07 - 12Students: 634 · Ratio: 17:1n/a
  • Smith County Middle School134 Smith County Middle SchoolGrades: 05 - 08Students: 354 · Ratio: 16:163
  • Union Heights Elementary663 Lebanon HwyGrades: PK - 08Students: 282 · Ratio: 15:147

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Education level achieved in Carthage

Completed 8th grade78.8%81.2%83.8%
Completed high school68.4%78.8%82.4%
Completed some college32.3%51.9%58.4%
Completed associate degree14.9%30.8%37.2%
Completed bachelors9.7%24.4%29.3%
Completed masters2.8%8.8%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.2%2.7%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.2%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Gordonsville, TN1,46359%13%
Watertown, TN1,56457%17%
Carthage, TN2,04253%22%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Mayflower, AR2,04375%10%
Tunkhannock, PA2,04179%16%
Durant, IA2,04175%9%
Huntington, UT2,04078%15%
Reform, AL2,04468%0%
Carthage, TN2,04253%22%
Source: The Carthage, TN education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau 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.