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Avg. test scores 21%
High school dipl. 20%
Bachelors degree 58%

Henderson school information

IndexHendersonNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores39%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:115:116:1
Total public schools141,89579,221
Total private schools151024,874
Total post-secondary schools21837,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Henderson are 21% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 14 public schools in Henderson
  • 69.8% of people in Henderson have completed 8th grade
  • 66.4% of people in Henderson have completed high school
  • 12.7% of people in Henderson have completed a bachelors degree

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Compare Henderson, NC Schools

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      Education level achieved in Henderson

      IndexHendersonNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade69.8%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school66.4%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college34.6%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree18.9%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.7%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters3.6%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.7%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.3%1.3%

      Henderson, NC School Districts

      • Vance County Schools

      There are a total of 14 public schools, 1 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Henderson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Henderson, NC schools is 39%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Henderson, NC, an average of 69.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 66.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Kittrell, NC26737%25%
      Stovall, NC40637%25%
      Creedmoor, NC4,35333%33%
      Warrenton, NC1,04031%37%
      Oxford, NC8,70730%38%
      Henderson, NC15,25839%21%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Los Lunas, NM15,27121%58%
      Bull Run, VA15,27476%55%
      The Dalles, OR15,27638%22%
      Berkley, MI15,23963%27%
      Prosper, TX15,23691%85%
      Henderson, NC15,25839%21%
      Source: The Henderson, 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.