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Avg. test scores 7%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 48%

Buxton school information

IndexBuxtonNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores46%44%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a15:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,89579,221
Total private schoolsn/a51024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Buxton are 7% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Buxton
  • 94.0% of people in Buxton have completed 8th grade
  • 94.0% of people in Buxton have completed high school
  • 15.7% of people in Buxton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Buxton

      IndexBuxtonNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade94.0%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school94.0%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college70.9%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree24.9%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors15.7%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters4.3%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.3%1.3%

      Buxton, NC School Districts

      • Dare County Schools

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Buxton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Buxton, NC schools is 46%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Buxton, NC, an average of 94.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 94.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Buxton, NC1,18446%7%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Thomas, OK1,18476%54%
      Tilden, NE1,18483%69%
      Valmeyer, IL1,18448%3%
      Loganville, PA1,18475%51%
      Mount Hope, WV1,18425%50%
      Buxton, NC1,18446%7%
      Source: The Buxton, 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.