Avg. test scores 31%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 58%

Georgetown school information

IndexGeorgetownSouth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores34%46%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:116:116:1
Total public schools893279,221
Total private schools236924,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Georgetown are 31% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Georgetown
  • 82.0% of people in Georgetown have completed 8th grade
  • 80.8% of people in Georgetown have completed high school
  • 12.8% of people in Georgetown have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Georgetown

      IndexGeorgetownSouth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade82.0%83.0%84.3%
      Completed high school80.8%81.6%83.0%
      Completed some college49.4%56.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree24.7%35.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.8%26.5%30.3%
      Completed masters4.5%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.5%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.1%1.3%

      Georgetown, SC School Districts

      • Georgetown County School District

      There are a total of 8 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Georgetown. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Georgetown, SC schools is 34%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Georgetown, SC, an average of 82.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Murrells Inlet, SC9,16192%86%
      Pawleys Island, SC6761%24%
      Georgetown, SC9,07134%31%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hondo, TX9,07169%41%
      Smithville, MO9,06963%28%
      Picnic Point, WA9,06853%7%
      Newark, NY9,06835%28%
      Berkeley, MO9,06819%61%
      Georgetown, SC9,07134%31%
      Source: The Georgetown, 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.