Avg. test scores 10%
High school dipl. 21%
Bachelors degree 60%

Dallas school information

IndexDallasNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores44%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:115:116:1
Total public schools41,89579,221
Total private schools251024,874
Total post-secondary schools11837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dallas are 10% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Dallas
  • 69.4% of people in Dallas have completed 8th grade
  • 65.8% of people in Dallas have completed high school
  • 12.2% of people in Dallas have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dallas

      IndexDallasNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade69.4%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school65.8%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college45.5%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree22.0%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.2%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters2.8%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.3%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.3%1.3%

      Dallas, NC School Districts

      • Gaston County Schools

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Dallas. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dallas, NC schools is 44%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Dallas, NC, an average of 69.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 65.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Clover, SC5,59360%23%
      Kings Mountain, NC11,05360%21%
      Iron Station, NC71952%5%
      Cramerton, NC4,29250%1%
      Belmont, NC10,49449%0%
      Dallas, NC4,60244%10%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Humboldt, IA4,60287%77%
      Blackwood, NJ4,60228%42%
      Mineola, TX4,60172%46%
      Pittsfield, IL4,60418%64%
      Manlius, NY4,60082%66%
      Dallas, NC4,60244%10%
      Source: The Dallas, 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.