Avg. test scores 21%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 64%

Kings Mountain school information

IndexKings MountainNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores60%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:115:116:1
Total public schools81,89579,221
Total private schoolsn/a51024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Kings Mountain are 21% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Kings Mountain
  • 78.1% of people in Kings Mountain have completed 8th grade
  • 76.5% of people in Kings Mountain have completed high school
  • 11.0% of people in Kings Mountain have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Kings Mountain

      IndexKings MountainNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade78.1%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school76.5%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college44.3%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree21.0%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors11.0%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters3.4%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.7%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.1%1.3%1.3%

      Kings Mountain, NC School Districts

      • Cleveland County Schools

      There are a total of 8 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Kings Mountain. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Kings Mountain, NC schools is 60%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Kings Mountain, NC, an average of 78.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.5% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Clover, SC5,59360%23%
      Grover, NC97652%6%
      Blacksburg, SC2,06849%1%
      Fallston, NC59349%1%
      Dallas, NC4,60244%10%
      Kings Mountain, NC11,05360%21%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Grand Rapids, MN11,05342%15%
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      Ironton, OH11,04977%56%
      Londonderry, NH11,04961%25%
      Kings Mountain, NC11,05360%21%
      Source: The Kings Mountain, 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.