Duck school information

IndexDuckNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scoresn/a44%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 Duck, NC educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Duck public schools have average test scores of n/a which is equal to than the North Carolina average and equal to than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Duck public schools is n/a, compared to 15:1 in North Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 98.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 98.5% have completed high school, 58.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 6.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Duck are equal to the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Duck.
  • 98.7% of people in Duck have completed 8th grade.
  • 98.5% of people in Duck have completed high school.
  • 58.5% of people in Duck have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Duck

IndexDuckNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade98.7%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school98.5%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college85.9%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree66.7%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors58.5%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters22.2%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.3%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.6%1.3%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Duck (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Southern Shores, NC2,82761%24%
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Duck, NC525n/a 

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Duck, NC525n/a 
Source: The Duck, 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.