Avg. test scores 25%
High school dipl. 16%
Bachelors degree 48%

Candor school information

IndexCandorNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores37%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

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Candor are 25% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Candor
  • 73.0% of people in Candor have completed 8th grade
  • 69.8% of people in Candor have completed high school
  • 15.7% of people in Candor have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Candor

      IndexCandorNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade73.0%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school69.8%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college53.3%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree22.3%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors15.7%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters5.2%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.3%1.3%

      Candor, NC School Districts

      • Montgomery County Schools

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Candor. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Candor, NC schools is 37%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Candor, NC, an average of 73.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 69.8% have completed high school.

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      Pinehurst, NC15,52267%35%
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      Biscoe, NC2,31036%26%
      Troy, NC3,43035%30%
      Candor, NC88637%25%

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      Candor, NC88637%25%
      Source: The Candor, 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.