Avg. test scores 44%
High school dipl. 14%
Bachelors degree 33%
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Tappahannock school information

Average Test Scores69%79%48%
Student/Teacher ratio12:113:116:1
Total public schools41,59679,221
Total private schools255324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1997,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Tappahannock are 44% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Tappahannock
  • 75.6% of people in Tappahannock have completed 8th grade
  • 71.4% of people in Tappahannock have completed high school
  • 20.4% of people in Tappahannock have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Tappahannock

      Completed 8th grade75.6%85.9%84.3%
      Completed high school71.4%84.7%83.0%
      Completed some college41.4%64.1%59.4%
      Completed associate degree26.2%44.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors20.4%36.9%30.3%
      Completed masters7.2%15.7%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.2%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.9%1.7%1.3%

      Tappahannock, VA School Districts

      • Essex County Public Schools

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Tappahannock. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Tappahannock, VA schools is 69%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Tappahannock, VA, an average of 75.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 71.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Warsaw, VA1,35882%70.9%
      Montross, VA31376%58.5%
      Tappahannock, VA2,05269%43.7%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Moscow, PA2,05267%39.5%
      Pawling, NY2,05368%41.7%
      Albany, TX2,05147%2.3%
      Galesburg, MI2,05342%12.7%
      Hinckley, IL2,05346%4.4%
      Tappahannock, VA2,05269%43.7%
      Source: The Tappahannock, 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.