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Matthews school information

Index Matthews North Carolina National
Average Test Scores67%43%48%
Student/Teacher ratio20:115:116:1
Total public schools91,89579,221
Total private schools451024,874
Total post-secondary schools21837,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Matthews are 39% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 9 public schools in Matthews
  • 92.5% of people in Matthews have completed 8th grade
  • 91.9% of people in Matthews have completed high school
  • 52.0% of people in Matthews have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Matthews

      Index Matthews North Carolina National
      Completed 8th grade92.5%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school91.9%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college77.3%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree59.0%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors52.0%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters17.4%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.3%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.8%1.3%1.3%

      Matthews, NC School Districts

      • Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

      There are a total of 9 public schools, 4 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Matthews. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Matthews, NC schools is 67%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Matthews, NC, an average of 92.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.9% have completed high school.

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Marvin, NC6,67282%70.8%
      Fort Mill, SC19,92072%49.1%
      Waxhaw, NC16,16567%39.5%
      Stallings, NC15,78162%29.2%
      Harrisburg, NC16,07355%14.3%
      Matthews, NC32,68267%38.5%

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Helena, MT32,65550%4.7%
      Florence, KY32,72143%10.3%
      Uniondale, NY32,62155%14.9%
      St. Charles, IL32,61257%19.0%
      Pekin, IL32,79630%38.4%
      Matthews, NC32,68267%38.5%
      Source: The Matthews, NC education data displayed above is derived from the 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.