Avg. test scores 20%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 38%

Newport school information

IndexNewportNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores59%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:115:116:1
Total public schools51,89579,221
Total private schools351024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Newport are 20% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Newport
  • 77.1% of people in Newport have completed 8th grade
  • 76.0% of people in Newport have completed high school
  • 18.8% of people in Newport have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Newport

      IndexNewportNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade77.1%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school76.0%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college56.4%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree28.8%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors18.8%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters7.4%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.5%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.3%1.3%

      Newport, NC School Districts

      • Carteret County Schools

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Newport. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Newport, NC schools is 59%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Newport, NC, an average of 77.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Cape Carteret, NC2,26765%31%
      Beaufort, NC4,18158%18%
      Broad Creek, NC2,36557%15%
      Havelock, NC20,63054%9%
      Swansboro, NC3,04649%1%
      Newport, NC4,66659%20%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Avalon, PA4,66647%4%
      West Peoria, IL4,66511%78%
      Danville, PA4,66471%44%
      Newton Falls, OH4,66872%46%
      Mountain Grove, MO4,66843%13%
      Newport, NC4,66659%20%
      Source: The Newport, 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.