Avg. test scores 1%
High school dipl. 15%
Bachelors degree 12%

Buies Creek school information

IndexBuies CreekNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores50%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:115:116:1
Total public schools11,89579,221
Total private schoolsn/a51024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Buies Creek are 1% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Buies Creek
  • 95.2% of people in Buies Creek have completed 8th grade
  • 95.2% of people in Buies Creek have completed high school
  • 34.1% of people in Buies Creek have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Buies Creek

      IndexBuies CreekNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade95.2%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school95.2%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college71.3%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree56.3%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors34.1%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters24.9%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree6.8%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate4.3%1.3%1.3%

      Buies Creek, NC School Districts

      • Harnett County Schools

      There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Buies Creek. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Buies Creek, NC schools is 50%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Buies Creek, NC, an average of 95.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Plain View, NC2,43857%16%
      Fuquay-Varina, NC22,72253%7%
      Mamers, NC1,14041%18%
      Benson, NC3,54240%18%
      Erwin, NC4,77440%19%
      Buies Creek, NC2,24850%1%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lexington, OK2,24867%36%
      Lathrop, MO2,24963%27%
      Halstead, KS2,24729%41%
      Alpha, NJ2,24937%25%
      Irrigon, OR2,24938%23%
      Buies Creek, NC2,24850%1%
      Source: The Buies Creek, 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.