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  • Saluda Elementary School
  • 214 E Main Street, Saluda
  • Polk County Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 172
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1

Saluda school information

IndexSaludaNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores70%44%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a15:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,89579,221
Total private schoolsn/a51024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963
The Saluda, NC educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Saluda public schools have average test scores of 70% which is 59% higher than than the North Carolina average and 41% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Saluda public schools is n/a, compared to 15:1 in North Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 92.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 90.0% have completed high school, 37.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Saluda

IndexSaludaNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade92.4%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school90.0%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college60.1%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree45.6%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors37.4%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters13.6%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.9%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.3%1.3%

Saluda, NC School Districts

Polk County Schools

There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Saluda. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Saluda, NC schools is 70%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Saluda, NC, an average of 92.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Saluda 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 Saluda, NC schools.

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Saluda, NC75870%41%

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Saluda, NC75870%41%
Source: The Saluda, 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.