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  • Buies Creek Elementary
  • Po Box 68, Buies Creek
  • Harnett County Schools
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 310
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1

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
The Buies Creek, NC educational system consists of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Buies Creek public schools have average test scores of 50% which is 13% higher than than the North Carolina average and 1% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Buies Creek public schools is 14:1, compared to 15:1 in North Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 95.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 95.2% have completed high school, 34.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 6.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

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.

To customize your list of Buies Creek 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 Buies Creek, NC schools.

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%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Lexington, OK2,24867%36%
Halstead, KS2,24729%41%
Alpha, NJ2,24937%25%
Irrigon, OR2,24938%23%
Lathrop, MO2,24963%27%
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.
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