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  • Cliffside Elementary School
  • Po Box 338, Cliffside
  • Rutherford County Schools
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 319
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1

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
The Cliffside, NC educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Cliffside public schools have average test scores of 60% which is 36% higher than than the North Carolina average and 21% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Cliffside public schools is n/a, compared to 15:1 in North Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 72.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 72.8% have completed high school, 6.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

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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Nearby cities with high average school scores

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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Stapleton, NE33189%81%
Moscow, KS33122%55%
Mayetta, KS33137%25%
Milburn, OK33159%19%
Danville, VT33150%1%
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.