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  • Bowman Middle School
  • Po Box 46, Bakersville
  • Mitchell County Schools
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 240
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Mitchell High
  • 416 Ledger School Rd, Bakersville
  • Mitchell County Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 551
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Gouge Elementary
  • 134 Laurel Street, Bakersville
  • Mitchell County Schools
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 278
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1

Bakersville school information

IndexBakersvilleNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores43%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 Bakersville, NC educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Bakersville public schools have average test scores of 43% which is 1% lower than than the North Carolina average and 12% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Bakersville public schools is n/a, compared to 15:1 in North Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 63.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 59.3% have completed high school, 12.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Bakersville

IndexBakersvilleNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade63.2%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school59.3%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college37.6%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree15.8%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors12.2%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters3.9%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.8%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.3%1.3%

Bakersville, NC School Districts

Mitchell County Schools

There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Bakersville. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bakersville, NC schools is 43%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Bakersville, NC, an average of 63.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 59.3% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Bakersville schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Bakersville, NC schools.

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Burnsville, NC1,67455%12%
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Erwin, TN5,99854%9%
Elk Park, NC45654%9%
Spruce Pine, NC2,21149%0%
Bakersville, NC61643%12%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Minnesota Lake, MN61682%67%
Buckland, AK6166%87%
New Haven, KY61543%13%
Moscow, TN61520%60%
Russia, OH61791%85%
Bakersville, NC61643%12%
Source: The Bakersville, 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.