King school information

IndexKingNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores43%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:115:116:1
Total public schools51,89579,221
Total private schools151024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963
The King, NC educational system consists of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. King public schools have average test scores of 43% which is 1% lower than than the North Carolina average and 12% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of King public schools is 14:1, compared to 15:1 in North Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 86.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 85.7% have completed high school, 26.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in King are 12% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in King.
  • 86.3% of people in King have completed 8th grade.
  • 85.7% of people in King have completed high school.
  • 26.6% of people in King have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in King

IndexKingNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade86.3%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school85.7%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college56.6%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree35.8%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors26.6%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters4.6%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.3%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.3%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in King (high school & post-secondary)

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Pilot Mountain, NC1,68853%8%
King, NC6,77743%12%

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King, NC6,77743%12%
Source: The King, 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.