B+
Avg. test scores 21%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 64%

Boone school information

IndexBooneNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores60%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:115:116:1
Total public schools41,89579,221
Total private schools351024,874
Total post-secondary schools11837,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Boone are 21% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Boone
  • 88.3% of people in Boone have completed 8th grade
  • 86.4% of people in Boone have completed high school
  • 49.7% of people in Boone have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Boone

      IndexBooneNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade88.3%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school86.4%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college80.4%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree57.9%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors49.7%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters21.2%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree10.0%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate7.4%1.3%1.3%

      Boone, NC School Districts

      • Watauga County Schools

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 3 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Boone. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Boone, NC schools is 60%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Boone, NC, an average of 88.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Blowing Rock, NC1,21371%44%
      Valle Crucis, NC29761%23%
      Jefferson, NC1,42556%14%
      West Jefferson, NC1,47353%8%
      Banner Elk, NC1,25650%1%
      Boone, NC18,24160%21%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      McAlester, OK18,25569%41%
      Hyattsville, MD18,26231%37%
      Somerset, MA18,27968%39%
      Chowchilla, CA18,19529%40%
      North Ogden, UT18,28941%18%
      Boone, NC18,24160%21%
      Source: The Boone, 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.