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Avg. test scores 7%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 53%

Centre school information

IndexCentreAlabamaNational
Average Test Scores46%37%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:115:116:1
Total public schools41,30779,221
Total private schoolsn/a35324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1027,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Centre are 7% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Centre
  • 72.5% of people in Centre have completed 8th grade
  • 71.8% of people in Centre have completed high school
  • 14.3% of people in Centre have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Centre

      IndexCentreAlabamaNational
      Completed 8th grade72.5%80.7%84.3%
      Completed high school71.8%79.2%83.0%
      Completed some college43.7%53.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree23.2%31.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors14.3%24.0%30.3%
      Completed masters6.4%8.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.3%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.8%1.0%1.3%

      Centre, AL School Districts

      • Cherokee County School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Centre. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Centre, AL schools is 46%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Centre, AL, an average of 72.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 71.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Sand Rock, AL52642%16%
      Cedar Bluff, AL1,99440%20%
      Hokes Bluff, AL4,29939%20%
      Gaylesville, AL16335%30%
      Spring Garden, AL12026%47%
      Centre, AL3,57346%7%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Unicoi, TN3,57355%11%
      Barrington Hills, IL3,57467%36%
      Morganfield, KY3,57142%14%
      Le Roy, IL3,57034%31%
      Hot Springs, SD3,57046%6%
      Centre, AL3,57346%7%
      Source: The Centre, AL 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.