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Avg. test scores 11%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 32%

Granite Falls school information

IndexGranite FallsNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores44%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:115:116:1
Total public schools61,89579,221
Total private schools151024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Granite Falls are 11% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Granite Falls
  • 76.8% of people in Granite Falls have completed 8th grade
  • 74.2% of people in Granite Falls have completed high school
  • 20.5% of people in Granite Falls have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Granite Falls

      IndexGranite FallsNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade76.8%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school74.2%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college53.1%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree30.9%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors20.5%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters7.2%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.6%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.3%1.3%

      Granite Falls, NC School Districts

      • Caldwell County Schools

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Granite Falls. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Granite Falls, NC schools is 44%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Granite Falls, NC, an average of 76.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 74.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Rutherford College, NC1,43470%41%
      Rhodhiss, NC1,02665%31%
      Valdese, NC4,46757%16%
      Hildebran, NC2,07655%11%
      St. Stephens, NC8,48352%5%
      Granite Falls, NC4,68644%11%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      New Haven, MI4,68632%36%
      Oak Hill, TN4,68672%46%
      Mattituck, NY4,68670%42%
      Fruitland Park, FL4,68647%4%
      Canastota, NY4,68535%29%
      Granite Falls, NC4,68644%11%
      Source: The Granite Falls, 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.