Smithfield school information

IndexSmithfieldVirginiaNational
Average Test Scores75%78%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:113:116:1
Total public schools31,59679,221
Total private schools155324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1997,963
The Smithfield, VA educational system consists of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Smithfield public schools have average test scores of 75% which is 4% lower than than the Virginia average and 52% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Smithfield public schools is 18:1, compared to 13:1 in Virginia and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 85.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 84.7% have completed high school, 32.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Smithfield are 52% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Smithfield.
  • 85.9% of people in Smithfield have completed 8th grade.
  • 84.7% of people in Smithfield have completed high school.
  • 32.0% of people in Smithfield have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Smithfield

IndexSmithfieldVirginiaNational
Completed 8th grade85.9%85.9%84.3%
Completed high school84.7%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college62.7%64.1%59.4%
Completed associate degree42.1%44.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors32.0%36.9%30.3%
Completed masters12.5%15.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.3%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.7%1.3%

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

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Source: The Smithfield, VA 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.