James City school information

IndexJames CityNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores56%44%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 James City, NC educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. James City public schools have average test scores of 56% which is 27% higher than than the North Carolina average and 13% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of James City public schools is n/a, compared to 15:1 in North Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 80.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 79.1% have completed high school, 18.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in James City are 13% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in James City.
  • 80.9% of people in James City have completed 8th grade.
  • 79.1% of people in James City have completed high school.
  • 18.8% of people in James City have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in James City

IndexJames CityNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade80.9%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school79.1%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college56.9%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree30.4%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors18.8%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters5.6%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.9%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.3%1.3%

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

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Source: The James City, 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.