Avg. test scores 9%
High school dipl. 19%
Bachelors degree 90%

Elk Park school information

IndexElk ParkNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores54%44%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a15:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,89579,221
Total private schoolsn/a51024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Elk Park are 9% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Elk Park
  • 70.3% of people in Elk Park have completed 8th grade
  • 67.0% of people in Elk Park have completed high school
  • 3.1% of people in Elk Park have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Elk Park

      IndexElk ParkNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade70.3%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school67.0%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college43.4%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree7.6%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors3.1%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters2.1%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.3%1.3%

      Elk Park, NC School Districts

      • Avery County Schools

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Elk Park. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Elk Park, NC schools is 54%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Elk Park, NC, an average of 70.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 67.0% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Valle Crucis, NC29761%23%
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      Banner Elk, NC1,25650%1%
      Roan Mountain, TN1,45448%2%
      Elk Park, NC45654%9%

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      Elk Park, NC45654%9%
      Source: The Elk Park, 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.