Avg. test scores 14%
High school dipl. 0%
Bachelors degree 1%

Hendersonville school information

IndexHendersonvilleNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores56%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:115:116:1
Total public schools121,89579,221
Total private schools351024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Hendersonville are 14% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in Hendersonville
  • 83.8% of people in Hendersonville have completed 8th grade
  • 83.0% of people in Hendersonville have completed high school
  • 30.7% of people in Hendersonville have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Hendersonville

      IndexHendersonvilleNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade83.8%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school83.0%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college63.7%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree38.5%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors30.7%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters11.1%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.3%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.8%1.3%1.3%

      Hendersonville, NC School Districts

      • Henderson County Schools

      There are a total of 12 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Hendersonville. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hendersonville, NC schools is 56%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Hendersonville, NC, an average of 83.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.0% have completed high school.

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      Etowah, NC7,23772%46%
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      Saluda, NC75870%41%
      Flat Rock, NC3,25466%35%
      Hendersonville, NC13,54856%14%

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      Hendersonville, NC13,54856%14%
      Source: The Hendersonville, 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.