Avg. test scores 30%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 87%

Holly Springs school information

IndexHolly SpringsNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores64%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:115:116:1
Total public schools41,89579,221
Total private schoolsn/a51024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Holly Springs are 30% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Holly Springs
  • 94.7% of people in Holly Springs have completed 8th grade
  • 94.0% of people in Holly Springs have completed high school
  • 56.7% of people in Holly Springs have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Holly Springs

      IndexHolly SpringsNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade94.7%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school94.0%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college82.9%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree65.7%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors56.7%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters18.0%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.3%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.1%1.3%1.3%

      Holly Springs, NC School Districts

      • Wake County Schools

      There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Holly Springs. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Holly Springs, NC schools is 64%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Holly Springs, NC, an average of 94.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 94.0% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Morrisville, NC22,60082%66%
      Apex, NC43,89368%39%
      Cary, NC155,82268%38%
      Fuquay-Varina, NC22,72253%7%
      Raleigh, NC441,32652%6%
      Holly Springs, NC30,12664%30%

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      Myrtle Beach, SC30,10658%17%
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      Holly Springs, NC30,12664%30%
      Source: The Holly Springs, 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.