Ayden school information

IndexAydenNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores35%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:115:116:1
Total public schools31,89579,221
Total private schoolsn/a51024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963
The Ayden, NC educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Ayden public schools have average test scores of 35% which is 19% lower than than the North Carolina average and 28% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Ayden public schools is 13:1, compared to 15:1 in North Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 82.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 81.6% have completed high school, 11.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Ayden are 28% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Ayden.
  • 82.2% of people in Ayden have completed 8th grade.
  • 81.6% of people in Ayden have completed high school.
  • 11.4% of people in Ayden have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Ayden

IndexAydenNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade82.2%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school81.6%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college57.1%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree28.3%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.4%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters4.5%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.5%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.3%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Grimesland, NC45142%15%
Winterville, NC9,48440%19%
Greenville, NC89,74537%24%
Vanceboro, NC1,16536%27%
Snow Hill, NC1,71632%35%
Ayden, NC5,16735%28%

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Basehor, KS5,16748%2%
Vinton, IA5,16686%75%
Mechanicville, NY5,16941%17%
Bayou Vista, LA5,16480%62%
Greenbrier, AR5,16446%7%
Ayden, NC5,16735%28%
Source: The Ayden, 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.