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Suffolk school information

Index Suffolk Virginia National
Average Test Scores79%79%48%
Student/Teacher ratio15:113:116:1
Total public schools221,59679,221
Total private schools255324,874
Total post-secondary schools11997,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Suffolk are 66% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 22 public schools in Suffolk
  • 84.0% of people in Suffolk have completed 8th grade
  • 83.0% of people in Suffolk have completed high school
  • 26.6% of people in Suffolk have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Suffolk

      Index Suffolk Virginia National
      Completed 8th grade84.0%85.9%84.3%
      Completed high school83.0%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college60.0%64.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree35.9%44.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors26.6%36.9%30.3%
      Completed masters10.4%15.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.5%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.8%1.7%1.3%

      Suffolk, VA School Districts

      • Suffolk City Public Schools

      There are a total of 22 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Suffolk. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Suffolk, VA schools is 79%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Suffolk, VA, an average of 84.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.0% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Windsor, VA2,74887%80.9%
      Carrsville, VA23177%60.4%
      Suffolk, VA91,38379%65.5%

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Carson, CA91,35442%12.0%
      Tracy, CA91,46240%16.0%
      Santa Monica, CA91,60070%46.8%
      Kirkland, WA91,14676%58.2%
      Livermore, CA91,76353%10.2%
      Suffolk, VA91,38379%65.5%
      Source: The Suffolk, VA education data displayed above is derived from the 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.