Avg. test scores 1%
High school dipl. 12%
Bachelors degree 45%
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Lake Lure school information

IndexLake LureNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores49%43%48%
Student/Teacher ration/a15:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,89579,221
Total private schoolsn/a51024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lake Lure are 1% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Lake Lure
  • 93.3% of people in Lake Lure have completed 8th grade
  • 93.3% of people in Lake Lure have completed high school
  • 44.0% of people in Lake Lure have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lake Lure

      IndexLake LureNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade93.3%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school93.3%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college82.2%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree55.9%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors44.0%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters16.4%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree6.0%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.5%1.3%1.3%

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lake Lure. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lake Lure, NC schools is 49%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Lake Lure, NC, an average of 93.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Saluda, NC75865%34.0%
      Columbus, NC1,34959%21.6%
      Hendersonville, NC13,54853%10.2%
      Black Mountain, NC8,16849%0.8%
      East Flat Rock, NC3,73548%0.1%
      Lake Lure, NC1,36349%0.8%

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      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Gunter, TX1,36356%17.1%
      Alto, TX1,36346%3.7%
      Olla, LA1,36371%47.5%
      Chisholm, ME1,36234%30.4%
      Lemmon, SD1,36250%3.6%
      Lake Lure, NC1,36349%0.8%
      Source: The Lake Lure, 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.