Halifax school information

IndexHalifaxVirginiaNational
Average Test Scoresn/a78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:113:116:1
Total public schools31,59679,221
Total private schoolsn/a55324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1997,963
The Halifax, VA educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Halifax public schools have average test scores of n/a which is equal to than the Virginia average and equal to than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Halifax public schools is 18:1, compared to 13:1 in Virginia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 80.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 77.4% have completed high school, 26.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

Did you know?

  • The average school test scores in Halifax are equal to the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Halifax.
  • 80.5% of people in Halifax have completed 8th grade.
  • 77.4% of people in Halifax have completed high school.
  • 26.0% of people in Halifax have completed a bachelors degree.

Find Real Estate Listings In Halifax

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Halifax

Compare Halifax, VA Education To Other Cities

Education level achieved in Halifax

IndexHalifaxVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade80.5%85.9%84.3%
Completed high school77.4%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college49.8%64.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree35.0%44.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors26.0%36.9%30.3%
Completed masters11.8%15.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.7%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.7%1.7%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
South Boston, VA8,00073%48%
Scottsburg, VA13770%41%
Cluster Springs, VA83866%33%
Nathalie, VA12065%31%
Mountain Road, VA1,25645%10%
Halifax, VA1,387n/a 

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Paonia, CO1,38750%1%
Cana, VA1,38777%56%
Advance, MO1,38750%1%
Como, MS1,38619%62%
Stearns, KY1,38641%17%
Halifax, VA1,387n/a 
Source: The Halifax, VA 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.