Avg. test scores 22%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 67%

Cullowhee school information

IndexCullowheeNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores38%43%48%
Student/Teacher ratio14:115:116:1
Total public schools11,89579,221
Total private schoolsn/a51024,874
Total post-secondary schools11837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Cullowhee are 22% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Cullowhee
  • 84.8% of people in Cullowhee have completed 8th grade
  • 84.8% of people in Cullowhee have completed high school
  • 50.5% of people in Cullowhee have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Cullowhee

      IndexCullowheeNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade84.8%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school84.8%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college73.7%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree56.2%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors50.5%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters20.4%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree6.8%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate6.8%1.3%1.3%

      Cullowhee, NC School Districts

      • Jackson County Schools

      There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Cullowhee. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Cullowhee, NC schools is 38%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Cullowhee, NC, an average of 84.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Waynesville, NC9,78849%1%
      Bryson City, NC1,66545%6%
      Franklin, NC3,93043%11%
      Sylva, NC2,59942%12%
      Cashiers, NC14139%20%
      Cullowhee, NC5,55638%22%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Gardnerville, NV5,55550%3%
      Marksville, LA5,56050%3%
      Iola, KS5,56031%37%
      Wayne, NE5,56059%22%
      Emporia, VA5,56564%32%
      Cullowhee, NC5,55638%22%
      Source: The Cullowhee, 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.