Central school information

IndexCentralSouth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores80%71%68%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools393279,235
Total private schoolsn/a36924,875
Total post-secondary schools1967,965

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  • The average school test scores in Central are 17% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Central.
  • 85.7% of people in Central have completed 8th grade.
  • 81.8% of people in Central have completed high school.
  • 33.2% of people in Central have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Central

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  • Central Elementary608 Johnson RoadGrades: PK - 05Students: 372 · Ratio: 14:178
  • D. W. Daniel High1819 Six Mile HighwayGrades: 09 - 12Students: 1,007 · Ratio: 20:1n/a
  • R. C. Edwards Middle1157 Madden Bridge RoadGrades: 06 - 08Students: 768 · Ratio: 19:181

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Education level achieved in Central

IndexCentralSouth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade85.7%82.1%83.8%
Completed high school81.8%80.6%82.4%
Completed some college53.5%55.0%58.4%
Completed associate degree40.1%34.1%37.2%
Completed bachelors33.2%25.3%29.3%
Completed masters17.9%9.2%11.0%
Completed professional degree9.6%2.4%3.2%
Completed doctorate5.1%1.0%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Clemson, SC14,25490%32%
Six Mile, SC92887%28%
Easley, SC20,24280%17%
Pickens, SC3,13778%15%
Pendleton, SC3,06178%14%
Central, SC5,17080%17%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Lindale, TX5,16995%40%
Preston, ID5,17276%12%
Glendive, MT5,16773%7%
Williams, CA5,16637%46%
Redwood Falls, MN5,17465%4%
Central, SC5,17080%17%
Source: The Central, SC 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.