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Avg. test scores 39%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 44%

Covington school information

IndexCovingtonGeorgiaNational
Average Test Scores30%35%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools202,16479,221
Total private schools451524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1927,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Covington are 39% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 20 public schools in Covington
  • 74.7% of people in Covington have completed 8th grade
  • 72.5% of people in Covington have completed high school
  • 16.8% of people in Covington have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Covington

      IndexCovingtonGeorgiaNational
      Completed 8th grade74.7%82.3%84.3%
      Completed high school72.5%81.0%83.0%
      Completed some college47.1%57.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree23.5%36.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.8%29.4%30.3%
      Completed masters7.2%11.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.5%3.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.1%1.3%1.3%

      Covington, GA School Districts

      • Newton County School District
      • Walton County School District

      There are a total of 20 public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Covington. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Covington, GA schools is 30%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Covington, GA, an average of 74.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 72.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Mansfield, GA41646%7%
      Social Circle, GA4,35038%23%
      Oxford, GA2,10038%24%
      Conyers, GA15,68234%31%
      Monroe, GA13,25332%34%
      Covington, GA13,66730%39%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Richton Park, IL13,66825%50%
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      Sharon, PA13,65935%29%
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      Covington, GA13,66730%39%
      Source: The Covington, GA 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.