Avg. test scores 6%
High school dipl. 14%
Bachelors degree 42%

Glen Alpine school information

IndexGlen AlpineNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores52%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 Glen Alpine are 6% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Glen Alpine
  • 74.0% of people in Glen Alpine have completed 8th grade
  • 71.6% of people in Glen Alpine have completed high school
  • 17.7% of people in Glen Alpine have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Glen Alpine

      IndexGlen AlpineNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade74.0%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school71.6%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college49.9%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree24.2%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.7%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters5.7%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.4%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.9%1.3%1.3%

      Glen Alpine, NC School Districts

      • Burke County Schools

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Glen Alpine. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Glen Alpine, NC schools is 52%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Glen Alpine, NC, an average of 74.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 71.6% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Rutherford College, NC1,43470%41%
      Valdese, NC4,46757%16%
      Salem, NC2,17357%15%
      Morganton, NC16,71742%15%
      Marion, NC7,87341%17%
      Glen Alpine, NC1,35152%6%

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      Los Alamos, CA1,35127%45%
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      Glen Alpine, NC1,35152%6%
      Source: The Glen Alpine, 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.