Duncan school information

IndexDuncanSouth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores53%46%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:116:116:1
Total public schools593279,221
Total private schools136924,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
The Duncan, SC educational system consists of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Duncan public schools have average test scores of 53% which is 15% higher than than the South Carolina average and 8% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Duncan public schools is 14:1, compared to 16:1 in South Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 81.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 80.3% have completed high school, 18.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Duncan are 8% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Duncan.
  • 81.6% of people in Duncan have completed 8th grade.
  • 80.3% of people in Duncan have completed high school.
  • 18.6% of people in Duncan have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Duncan

IndexDuncanSouth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade81.6%83.0%84.3%
Completed high school80.3%81.6%83.0%
Completed some college46.8%56.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree21.5%35.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors18.6%26.5%30.3%
Completed masters3.7%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.1%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Five Forks, SC16,92971%43%
Wade Hampton, SC20,67363%27%
Greer, SC27,73962%27%
Woodruff, SC4,12762%26%
Taylors, SC22,71962%26%
Duncan, SC3,28353%8%

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Lowville, NY3,28257%15%
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Duncan, SC3,28353%8%
Source: The Duncan, SC 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.