Avg. test scores 41%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 37%

Rutherford College school information

IndexRutherford CollegeNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores70%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:115:116:1
Total public schools11,89579,221
Total private schoolsn/a51024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Rutherford College are 41% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Rutherford College
  • 79.1% of people in Rutherford College have completed 8th grade
  • 78.4% of people in Rutherford College have completed high school
  • 19.1% of people in Rutherford College have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Rutherford College

      IndexRutherford CollegeNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade79.1%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school78.4%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college40.2%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree28.0%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors19.1%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters4.5%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.9%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.3%1.3%

      Rutherford College, NC School Districts

      • Burke County Schools

      There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Rutherford College. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Rutherford College, NC schools is 70%. The average student to teacher ratio is 11:1. In Rutherford College, NC, an average of 79.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.4% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Rhodhiss, NC1,02665%31%
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      Rutherford College, NC1,43470%41%

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      Rutherford College, NC1,43470%41%
      Source: The Rutherford College, 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.