Balfour Education Center is a school servicing grades 6 to 12 and is located in the district of "Henderson County Schools" in Balfour, NC. There are a total of 167 students and 26 teachers at Balfour Education Center, for a student to teacher ratio of 7 to 1. There are a total of 163 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.
Balfour Education Center has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 24.8%, which is 43% lower than the North Carolina average.
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|Taking some courses (not tests)||0|
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Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Balfour Education Center, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.
The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.
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|Hispanic or Latino||23.1%||20.9%||14.5%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.0%||0.3%||1.5%||1.2%|
|Hendersonville Elementary||70%||1.8||Hendersonville, NC|
|Hendersonville Middle School||59%||1.9||Hendersonville, NC|
|Hendersonville High||62%||2.0||Hendersonville, NC|
|Bruce Drysdale Elementary||42%||2.0||Hendersonville, NC|
|Rugby Middle School||61%||2.2||Hendersonville, NC|
|West Henderson High||60%||2.5||Mountain Home, NC|
|Clear Creek Elementary||65%||2.6||Hendersonville, NC|
|The Mountain Community School||47%||3.1||Barker Heights, NC|
|North Henderson High||49%||3.2||Fruitland, NC|
|Apple Valley Middle School||46%||3.2||Fruitland, NC|
|Sugarloaf Elementary||42%||4.2||Hendersonville, NC|
|Henderson County Early College||87%||4.2||Flat Rock, NC|
|Population density (sq mi)||313||181||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||66%||57%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||87.4%||83.4%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||85.9%||81.9%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||64.4%||59.9%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||42.6%||38.1%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||3.0%||2.9%||3.3%|