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Avg. test scores 0%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 14%

Halifax school information

IndexHalifaxVirginiaNational
Average Test Scoresn/a78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:113:116:1
Total public schools31,59679,221
Total private schoolsn/a55324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1997,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Halifax are equal to the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Halifax
  • 80.5% of people in Halifax have completed 8th grade
  • 77.4% of people in Halifax have completed high school
  • 26.0% of people in Halifax have completed a bachelors degree

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Compare Halifax, VA Schools

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      Education level achieved in Halifax

      IndexHalifaxVirginiaNational
      Completed 8th grade80.5%85.9%84.3%
      Completed high school77.4%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college49.8%64.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree35.0%44.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors26.0%36.9%30.3%
      Completed masters11.8%15.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.7%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.7%1.7%1.3%

      Halifax, VA School Districts

      • Halifax County Public Schools

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Halifax. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Halifax, VA schools is n/a. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Halifax, VA, an average of 80.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      South Boston, VA8,00073%48%
      Scottsburg, VA13770%41%
      Cluster Springs, VA83866%33%
      Nathalie, VA12065%31%
      Mountain Road, VA1,25645%10%
      Halifax, VA1,387n/a 

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Cana, VA1,38777%56%
      Advance, MO1,38750%1%
      Paonia, CO1,38750%1%
      Medford, MN1,38852%6%
      Toulon, IL1,38831%37%
      Halifax, VA1,387n/a 
      Source: The Halifax, VA 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.