Walnut Cove school information

IndexWalnut CoveNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores49%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:115:116:1
Total public schools41,89579,221
Total private schoolsn/a51024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963
The Walnut Cove, NC educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Walnut Cove public schools have average test scores of 49% which is 12% higher than than the North Carolina average and 1% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Walnut Cove public schools is 14:1, compared to 15:1 in North Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 82.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 80.6% have completed high school, 15.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Walnut Cove are 1% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Walnut Cove.
  • 82.8% of people in Walnut Cove have completed 8th grade.
  • 80.6% of people in Walnut Cove have completed high school.
  • 15.8% of people in Walnut Cove have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Walnut Cove

IndexWalnut CoveNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade82.8%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school80.6%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college50.4%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.9%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.8%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters3.8%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.3%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.3%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Oak Ridge, NC6,61772%46%
Stokesdale, NC5,27870%41%
Summerfield, NC10,75869%39%
Danbury, NC18258%19%
Tobaccoville, NC2,54957%16%
Walnut Cove, NC1,56549%1%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Sistersville, WV1,56543%12%
Oxford, ME1,56524%51%
Mount Carroll, IL1,56515%70%
Freedom, PA1,56482%67%
Augusta, WI1,56445%9%
Walnut Cove, NC1,56549%1%
Source: The Walnut Cove, 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.