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Avg. test scores 42%
High school dipl. 18%
Bachelors degree 68%

Folkston school information

IndexFolkstonGeorgiaNational
Average Test Scores28%35%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools42,16479,221
Total private schools151524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1927,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Folkston are 42% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Folkston
  • 71.0% of people in Folkston have completed 8th grade
  • 67.9% of people in Folkston have completed high school
  • 9.7% of people in Folkston have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Folkston

      IndexFolkstonGeorgiaNational
      Completed 8th grade71.0%82.3%84.3%
      Completed high school67.9%81.0%83.0%
      Completed some college31.2%57.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree14.4%36.8%38.5%
      Completed bachelors9.7%29.4%30.3%
      Completed masters4.9%11.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.8%3.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%1.3%1.3%

      Folkston, GA School Districts

      • Charlton County School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Folkston. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Folkston, GA schools is 28%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Folkston, GA, an average of 71.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 67.9% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hilliard, FL3,13167%36%
      Folkston, GA5,21028%42%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Woodstock, VA5,20874%50%
      Eaton Rapids, MI5,21240%18%
      Montevideo, MN5,20753%8%
      Westwood, KY5,21540%20%
      Robbins, IL5,21618%63%
      Folkston, GA5,21028%42%
      Source: The Folkston, GA 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.