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Avg. test scores 25%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 51%

Ridgeland school information

IndexRidgelandSouth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores37%46%49%
Student/Teacher ratio33:116:116:1
Total public schools593279,221
Total private schools236924,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a967,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Ridgeland are 25% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Ridgeland
  • 72.9% of people in Ridgeland have completed 8th grade
  • 72.1% of people in Ridgeland have completed high school
  • 14.8% of people in Ridgeland have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Ridgeland

      IndexRidgelandSouth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade72.9%83.0%84.3%
      Completed high school72.1%81.6%83.0%
      Completed some college45.4%56.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree20.6%35.6%38.5%
      Completed bachelors14.8%26.5%30.3%
      Completed masters7.3%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.7%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.1%1.3%

      Ridgeland, SC School Districts

      • Jasper County School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Ridgeland. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Ridgeland, SC schools is 37%. The average student to teacher ratio is 33:1. In Ridgeland, SC, an average of 72.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 72.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Rincon, GA9,69052%5%
      Burton, SC7,64843%12%
      Laurel Bay, SC6,65125%50%
      Yemassee, SC87322%55%
      Hardeeville, SC4,78916%67%
      Ridgeland, SC4,11637%25%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lawrenceville, NJ4,11650%2%
      Crawfordville, FL4,11554%11%
      Polk City, IA4,11594%90%
      Waverly, TN4,11558%19%
      Orange, MA4,11750%1%
      Ridgeland, SC4,11637%25%
      Source: The Ridgeland, SC 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.