Avg. test scores 11%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 69%

Hilton Head Island school information

IndexHilton Head IslandSouth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores55%46%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a16:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a93279,221
Total private schools436924,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Hilton Head Island are 11% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Hilton Head Island
  • 92.1% of people in Hilton Head Island have completed 8th grade
  • 91.3% of people in Hilton Head Island have completed high school
  • 51.2% of people in Hilton Head Island have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Hilton Head Island

      IndexHilton Head IslandSouth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade92.1%83.0%84.3%
      Completed high school91.3%81.6%83.0%
      Completed some college75.9%56.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree57.8%35.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors51.2%26.5%30.3%
      Completed masters19.9%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree6.8%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.7%1.1%1.3%

      Hilton Head Island, SC School Districts

      • Beaufort County School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Hilton Head Island. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hilton Head Island, SC schools is 55%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Hilton Head Island, SC, an average of 92.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.3% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Wilmington Island, GA15,00565%32%
      Port Royal, SC11,89157%15%
      Bluffton, SC15,76551%4%
      Tybee Island, GA3,06842%15%
      Hilton Head Island, SC39,65155%11%

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      Hilton Head Island, SC39,65155%11%
      Source: The Hilton Head Island, SC 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.