Northwest school information

IndexNorthwestRaleighNorth Carolina
Average Test Scores60%52%44%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:115:1
Total public schoolsn/a791,895
Total private schoolsn/a36510
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a12183

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  • The average school test scores in Northwest are 23% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Northwest.
  • 95.2% of people in Northwest have completed 8th grade.
  • 94.7% of people in Northwest have completed high school.
  • 62.2% of people in Northwest have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Northwest

IndexNorthwestRaleighNorth Carolina
Completed 8th grade95.2%89.8%83.4%
Completed high school94.7%88.9%81.9%
Completed some college85.3%75.4%59.9%
Completed associate degree69.2%57.0%38.1%
Completed bachelors62.2%49.2%29.0%
Completed masters22.8%17.2%10.2%
Completed professional degree6.4%4.8%2.9%
Completed doctorate3.0%2.1%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Northwest (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Morrisville, NC22,60082%66%
Apex, NC43,89368%39%
Cary, NC155,82268%38%
Holly Springs, NC30,12664%30%
Wake Forest, NC36,47263%29%
Raleigh, NC441,32652%6%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Omaha, NE443,07272%47%
Colorado Springs, CO448,75937%25%
Virginia Beach, VA449,73382%67%
Miami, FL432,62247%5%
Atlanta, GA456,37828%44%
Raleigh, NC441,32652%6%
Source: The Northwest, Raleigh, 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.