Winston-Salem school information

IndexWinston-SalemNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores36%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:115:116:1
Total public schools581,89579,235
Total private schoolsn/a51024,875
Total post-secondary schools121837,965

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  • The average school test scores in Winston-Salem are 27% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 58 public schools in Winston-Salem.
  • 82.3% of people in Winston-Salem have completed 8th grade.
  • 80.8% of people in Winston-Salem have completed high school.
  • 32.7% of people in Winston-Salem have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Winston-Salem

IndexWinston-SalemNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade82.3%82.6%83.8%
Completed high school80.8%81.1%82.4%
Completed some college60.2%58.6%58.4%
Completed associate degree39.6%36.6%37.2%
Completed bachelors32.7%27.8%29.3%
Completed masters12.5%9.5%11.0%
Completed professional degree4.4%2.7%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.9%1.2%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Lewisville, NC13,03779%61%
Wallburg, NC3,05664%29%
Clemmons, NC19,10164%29%
Tobaccoville, NC2,49257%16%
Advance, NC1,14556%14%
Winston-Salem, NC234,46936%27%

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Garland, TX232,30572%47%
Lubbock, TX236,86869%40%
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Winston-Salem, NC234,46936%27%
Source: The Winston-Salem, NC education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau 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.