Avg. test scores 19%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 21%
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Cape Charles school information

IndexCape CharlesVirginiaNational
Average Test Scores58%79%48%
Student/Teacher ratio11:113:116:1
Total public schools11,59679,221
Total private schoolsn/a55324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1997,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Cape Charles are 19% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Cape Charles
  • 86.0% of people in Cape Charles have completed 8th grade
  • 83.8% of people in Cape Charles have completed high school
  • 36.6% of people in Cape Charles have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Cape Charles

      IndexCape CharlesVirginiaNational
      Completed 8th grade86.0%85.9%84.3%
      Completed high school83.8%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college60.6%64.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree41.5%44.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors36.6%36.9%30.3%
      Completed masters14.9%15.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.5%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.6%1.7%1.3%

      Cape Charles, VA School Districts

      • Northampton County Public Schools

      There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Cape Charles. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Cape Charles, VA schools is 58%. The average student to teacher ratio is 11:1. In Cape Charles, VA, an average of 86.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Eastville, VA22475%55.3%
      Cape Charles, VA98258%19.5%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Malvern, IA98272%49.6%
      St. Paul, VA98291%89.1%
      Lawrence, MI98241%14.1%
      Parkers Prairie, MN98260%23.6%
      Benton, PA98257%18.5%
      Cape Charles, VA98258%19.5%
      Source: The Cape Charles, 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.