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  • Nashville Elementary
  • 209 East Virginia Avenue, Nashville
  • Nash-Rocky Mount Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 749
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Cedar Grove Elementary
  • 8967 Cedar Grove Sch Loop Road, Nashville
  • Nash-Rocky Mount Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 215
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
  • Nash Central Middle School
  • 1638 South First Street, Nashville
  • Nash-Rocky Mount Schools
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 606
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1

Nashville school information

IndexNashvilleNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores36%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:115:116:1
Total public schools41,89579,221
Total private schoolsn/a51024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963
The Nashville, NC educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Nashville public schools have average test scores of 36% which is 17% lower than than the North Carolina average and 27% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Nashville public schools is 12:1, compared to 15:1 in North Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 81.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 79.5% have completed high school, 15.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Nashville

IndexNashvilleNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade81.3%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school79.5%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college48.3%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree27.6%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.5%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters6.6%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.2%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.5%1.3%1.3%

Nashville, NC School Districts

Nash-Rocky Mount Schools

There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Nashville. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Nashville, NC schools is 36%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Nashville, NC, an average of 81.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.5% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Nashville schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Nashville, NC schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Whitakers, NC87449%1%
Elm City, NC1,61845%8%
Middlesex, NC99935%30%
Bailey, NC51534%32%
Red Oak, NC3,43231%38%
Nashville, NC5,52136%27%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Jeanerette, LA5,52658%18%
Shippensburg, PA5,52954%9%
Hightstown, NJ5,53244%11%
Webster, NY5,53263%29%
Duquesne, PA5,53415%71%
Nashville, NC5,52136%27%
Source: The Nashville, 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.