Avg. test scores 26%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 2%
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High Point school information

IndexHigh PointNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores36%43%48%
Student/Teacher ratio15:115:116:1
Total public schools251,89579,221
Total private schools1151024,874
Total post-secondary schools41837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in High Point are 26% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 25 public schools in High Point
  • 82.7% of people in High Point have completed 8th grade
  • 81.2% of people in High Point have completed high school
  • 29.7% of people in High Point have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in High Point

      IndexHigh PointNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade82.7%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school81.2%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college59.8%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree37.4%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors29.7%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters9.2%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.2%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.0%1.3%1.3%

      High Point, NC School Districts

      • Guilford County Schools

      There are a total of 25 public schools, 11 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools in High Point. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for High Point, NC schools is 36%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In High Point, NC, an average of 82.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.2% have completed high school.

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      Archdale, NC11,48354%11.5%
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      Kernersville, NC23,73643%10.3%
      Lexington, NC19,08943%11.1%
      High Point, NC108,98236%26.2%

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      High Point, NC108,98236%26.2%
      Source: The High Point, 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.