Lakewood school information

IndexLakewoodSouth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores64%46%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a16:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a93279,221
Total private schoolsn/a36924,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
The Lakewood, SC educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Lakewood public schools have average test scores of 64% which is 37% higher than than the South Carolina average and 29% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Lakewood public schools is n/a, compared to 16:1 in South Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 74.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 69.9% have completed high school, 9.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Lakewood are 29% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Lakewood.
  • 74.1% of people in Lakewood have completed 8th grade.
  • 69.9% of people in Lakewood have completed high school.
  • 9.2% of people in Lakewood have completed a bachelors degree.

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  • Lakewood High350 Old Manning RoadGrades: 9 - 12Students: 1,232 · Ratio: 20:164

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Education level achieved in Lakewood

IndexLakewoodSouth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade74.1%83.0%84.3%
Completed high school69.9%81.6%83.0%
Completed some college38.9%56.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree18.2%35.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors9.2%26.5%30.3%
Completed masters5.0%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.1%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.1%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Alcolu, SC47750%2%
Manning, SC4,06042%15%
Sumter, SC40,76035%28%
Dalzell, SC3,44333%33%
Pinewood, SC49032%36%
Lakewood, SC2,82164%29%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Chatfield, MN2,82168%38%
Voorheesville, NY2,82275%52%
Lindsay, OK2,82377%56%
Fayetteville, PA2,81854%9%
Luverne, AL2,82435%29%
Lakewood, SC2,82164%29%
Source: The Lakewood, SC 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.