Avg. test scores 11%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 58%

Kershaw school information

IndexKershawSouth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores55%46%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools793279,221
Total private schoolsn/a36924,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Kershaw are 11% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Kershaw
  • 76.8% of people in Kershaw have completed 8th grade
  • 75.1% of people in Kershaw have completed high school
  • 12.8% of people in Kershaw have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Kershaw

      IndexKershawSouth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade76.8%83.0%84.3%
      Completed high school75.1%81.6%83.0%
      Completed some college38.1%56.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree20.8%35.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.8%26.5%30.3%
      Completed masters4.3%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.5%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.1%1.1%1.3%

      Kershaw, SC School Districts

      • Lancaster County School District
      • Kershaw County School District

      There are a total of 7 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Kershaw. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Kershaw, SC schools is 55%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Kershaw, SC, an average of 76.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 75.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lancaster, SC8,97147%5%
      Elgin town, SC1,52544%11%
      Jefferson, SC83343%13%
      Heath Springs, SC77443%13%
      Bethune, SC26125%50%
      Kershaw, SC2,35755%11%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Ferrum, VA2,35785%72%
      Danville, AR2,35721%58%
      LaGrange, OH2,35783%68%
      Spring Grove, PA2,35864%30%
      Wrightsville, PA2,35866%34%
      Kershaw, SC2,35755%11%
      Source: The Kershaw, 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.