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Avg. test scores 45%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 21%

Hampton school information

IndexHamptonVirginiaNational
Average Test Scores71%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:113:116:1
Total public schools421,59679,221
Total private schools1455324,874
Total post-secondary schools41997,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Hampton are 45% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 42 public schools in Hampton
  • 85.9% of people in Hampton have completed 8th grade
  • 85.0% of people in Hampton have completed high school
  • 24.0% of people in Hampton have completed a bachelors degree

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Compare Hampton, VA Schools

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      Education level achieved in Hampton

      IndexHamptonVirginiaNational
      Completed 8th grade85.9%85.9%84.3%
      Completed high school85.0%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college62.6%64.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree33.6%44.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors24.0%36.9%30.3%
      Completed masters8.8%15.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.6%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.8%1.7%1.3%

      Hampton, VA School Districts

      • Hampton City Public Schools

      There are a total of 42 public schools, 14 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools in Hampton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hampton, VA schools is 71%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Hampton, VA, an average of 85.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.0% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Bethel Manor, VA4,18190%82%
      Poquoson, VA12,06889%80%
      Yorktown, VA16587%77%
      Benns Church, VA69987%76%
      Carrollton, VA5,48185%72%
      Hampton, VA136,78971%45%

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      Bellevue, WA136,71870%42%
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      Hampton, VA136,78971%45%
      Source: The Hampton, 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.