Avg. test scores 85%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 36%
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Buchanan school information

Average Test Scores89%79%48%
Student/Teacher ratio12:113:116:1
Total public schools21,59679,221
Total private schoolsn/a55324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1997,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Buchanan are 85% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Buchanan
  • 81.4% of people in Buchanan have completed 8th grade
  • 80.4% of people in Buchanan have completed high school
  • 19.4% of people in Buchanan have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Buchanan

      Completed 8th grade81.4%85.9%84.3%
      Completed high school80.4%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college41.5%64.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree22.6%44.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors19.4%36.9%30.3%
      Completed masters10.5%15.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.1%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.7%1.3%

      Buchanan, VA School Districts

      • Botetourt County Public Schools

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Buchanan. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Buchanan, VA schools is 89%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Buchanan, VA, an average of 81.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Daleville, VA3,18089%85.0%
      Cloverdale, VA3,37188%82.4%
      Blue Ridge, VA2,97987%80.8%
      Troutville, VA52086%78.2%
      Fincastle, VA42186%77.7%
      Buchanan, VA1,09489%85.0%

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      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Winchester, OH1,09458%20.5%
      Nortonville, KY1,09454%11.7%
      Maysville, MO1,09445%7.5%
      Fairland, OK1,09339%19.3%
      Fletcher, OK1,09527%43.2%
      Buchanan, VA1,09489%85.0%
      Source: The Buchanan, VA 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.