South Shore school information

IndexSouth ShoreKentuckyNational
Average Test Scores48%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools31,15779,221
Total private schoolsn/a29824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1307,963
The South Shore, KY educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. South Shore public schools have average test scores of 48% which is equal to than the Kentucky average and 3% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of South Shore public schools is 15:1, compared to 16:1 in Kentucky and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 79.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 72.2% have completed high school, 9.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in South Shore are 3% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in South Shore.
  • 79.0% of people in South Shore have completed 8th grade.
  • 72.2% of people in South Shore have completed high school.
  • 9.5% of people in South Shore have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in South Shore

IndexSouth ShoreKentuckyNational
Completed 8th grade79.0%81.0%84.3%
Completed high school72.2%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college38.3%51.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree15.0%30.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors9.5%22.7%30.3%
Completed masters2.9%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%0.9%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Wheelersburg, OH5,93185%72%
South Webster, OH64580%62%
Minford, OH46977%55%
Lucasville, OH1,53475%52%
West Portsmouth, OH2,78471%43%
South Shore, KY1,03548%3%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Start, LA1,03573%47%
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South Shore, KY1,03548%3%
Source: The South Shore, KY 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.