Grandfather school information

IndexGrandfatherNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scoresn/a44%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a15:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,89579,221
Total private schoolsn/a51024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963
The Grandfather, NC educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Grandfather public schools have average test scores of n/a which is equal to than the North Carolina average and equal to than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Grandfather public schools is n/a, compared to 15:1 in North Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 100.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 100.0% have completed high school, 84.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 9.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Grandfather are equal to the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Grandfather.
  • 100.0% of people in Grandfather have completed 8th grade.
  • 100.0% of people in Grandfather have completed high school.
  • 84.9% of people in Grandfather have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Grandfather

IndexGrandfatherNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade100.0%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school100.0%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college96.2%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree92.5%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors84.9%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters28.3%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree9.4%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.3%1.3%

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

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Grandfather, NC60n/a 

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Grandfather, NC60n/a 
Source: The Grandfather, NC 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.