Pound school information

IndexPoundVirginiaNational
Average Test Scores87%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:113:116:1
Total public schools21,59679,221
Total private schoolsn/a55324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1997,963
The Pound, VA educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Pound public schools have average test scores of 87% which is 12% higher than than the Virginia average and 77% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Pound public schools is 14:1, compared to 13:1 in Virginia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 72.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 70.9% have completed high school, 17.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Pound are 77% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Pound.
  • 72.4% of people in Pound have completed 8th grade.
  • 70.9% of people in Pound have completed high school.
  • 17.2% of people in Pound have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Pound

IndexPoundVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade72.4%85.9%84.3%
Completed high school70.9%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college44.9%64.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree22.3%44.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.2%36.9%30.3%
Completed masters7.5%15.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.2%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.7%1.3%

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

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Pound, VA94287%77%
Source: The Pound, 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.