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80%
  • Wayne Early / Middle College High
  • 3000 Wayne Memorial Drive, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 13 · Students: 256
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
70%
  • Wayne School Of Engineering
  • 700 N Herman St, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: 6 - 13 · Students: 449
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
49%
  • Meadow Lane Elementary
  • 3500 E Ash Street, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 654
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
41%
  • Rosewood Middle School
  • 541 Nc 581 South, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 398
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
41%
  • Grantham
  • 174 Grantham School Rd, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 850
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
40%
  • Edgewood Cmty Developmental
  • 1601 Peachtree St, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 12 · Students: 140
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 8:1
39%
  • Rosewood Elementary
  • 126 Charlie Braswell Road, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 671
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
38%
  • Greenwood Middle School
  • 3209 E Ash Street, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 476
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
38%
  • Spring Creek Elementary
  • 1050 St John Church Rd, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 990
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
37%
  • Eastern Wayne High
  • 1135 New Hope Road, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,051
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
36%
  • Tommy's Road Elementary
  • 1150 Tommy's Road, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 617
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
32%
  • Rosewood High
  • 900 Rosewood Road, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 541
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
32%
  • Wayne Preparatory Academy
  • 600 Tommy's Road, Goldsboro
  • Wayne Preparatory
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 330
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
29%
  • Eastern Wayne Middle School
  • 3518 Central Heights Rd, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 632
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
28%
  • Eastern Wayne Elementary
  • 1271 New Hope Road, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 767
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
27%
  • North Drive Elementary
  • 1108 North Drive, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 501
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
20%
  • School Street Elementary
  • 415 S Virginia Street, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 204
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
15%
  • Carver Heights Elementary
  • 411 Bunche Drive, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 318
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
15%
  • Goldsboro High
  • 901 E Beech Street, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 545
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
15%
  • Dillard Academy
  • Po Box 1188, Goldsboro
  • Dillard Academy
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 234
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1
8%
  • Dillard Middle School
  • 1101 S Devereaux St, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 557
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
6%
  • Wayne Middle / High Academy
  • 801 N Lionel St, Goldsboro
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 54
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1
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Goldsboro school information

IndexGoldsboroNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores33%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:115:116:1
Total public schools211,89579,221
Total private schools951024,874
Total post-secondary schools21837,963
The Goldsboro, NC educational system consists of 21 public schools, 9 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools. Goldsboro public schools have average test scores of 33% which is 24% lower than than the North Carolina average and 32% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Goldsboro public schools is 13:1, compared to 15:1 in North Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 81.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 79.7% have completed high school, 20.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Goldsboro

IndexGoldsboroNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade81.5%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school79.7%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college56.9%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.8%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors20.5%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters6.8%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.2%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.3%1.3%

Goldsboro, NC School Districts

Wayne County Public Schools

There are a total of 21 public schools, 9 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Goldsboro. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Goldsboro, NC schools is 33%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Goldsboro, NC, an average of 81.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.7% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Goldsboro schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Goldsboro, NC schools.

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Source: The Goldsboro, 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.
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