Avg. test scores 5%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 1%

Kernersville school information

IndexKernersvilleNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores47%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:115:116:1
Total public schools91,89579,221
Total private schools451024,874
Total post-secondary schools11837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Kernersville are 5% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 9 public schools in Kernersville
  • 87.3% of people in Kernersville have completed 8th grade
  • 86.7% of people in Kernersville have completed high school
  • 30.5% of people in Kernersville have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Kernersville

      IndexKernersvilleNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade87.3%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school86.7%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college62.3%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree39.0%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors30.5%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters9.4%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.1%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.4%1.3%1.3%

      Kernersville, NC School Districts

      • Forsyth County Schools

      There are a total of 9 public schools, 4 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Kernersville. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Kernersville, NC schools is 47%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Kernersville, NC, an average of 87.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.7% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Oak Ridge, NC6,61772%46%
      Stokesdale, NC5,27870%41%
      Summerfield, NC10,75869%39%
      Wallburg, NC3,06864%29%
      Midway, NC4,71252%6%
      Kernersville, NC23,73647%5%

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      Kernersville, NC23,73647%5%
      Source: The Kernersville, 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.