Avg. test scores 21%
High school dipl. 12%
Bachelors degree 77%

Cliffside school information

IndexCliffsideNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores60%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 Cliffside are 21% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Cliffside
  • 72.8% of people in Cliffside have completed 8th grade
  • 72.8% of people in Cliffside have completed high school
  • 6.9% of people in Cliffside have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Cliffside

      IndexCliffsideNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade72.8%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school72.8%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college34.1%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree26.7%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors6.9%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters3.4%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.3%1.3%

      Cliffside, NC School Districts

      • Rutherford County Schools

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Cliffside. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Cliffside, NC schools is 60%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Cliffside, NC, an average of 72.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 72.8% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Mooresboro, NC50374%50%
      Boiling Springs, NC4,65068%38%
      Boiling Springs, SC8,94556%14%
      Ellenboro, NC1,26756%13%
      Spindale, NC4,26953%8%
      Cliffside, NC33160%21%

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      Mayetta, KS33137%25%
      Cliffside, NC33160%21%
      Source: The Cliffside, 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.