Avg. test scores 48%
High school dipl. 15%
Bachelors degree 22%

Wilkesboro school information

IndexWilkesboroNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores52%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:115:116:1
Total public schools41,89579,221
Total private schoolsn/a51024,874
Total post-secondary schools11837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Wilkesboro are 6% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Wilkesboro
  • 77.0% of people in Wilkesboro have completed 8th grade
  • 70.4% of people in Wilkesboro have completed high school
  • 23.5% of people in Wilkesboro have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Wilkesboro

      IndexWilkesboroNorth CarolinaNational
      Completed 8th grade77.0%83.4%84.3%
      Completed high school70.4%81.9%83.0%
      Completed some college52.4%59.9%59.4%
      Completed associate degree35.8%38.1%38.5%
      Completed bachelors23.5%29.0%30.3%
      Completed masters11.1%10.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.1%2.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.3%1.3%

      Wilkesboro, NC School Districts

      • Wilkes County Schools

      There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Wilkesboro. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Wilkesboro, NC schools is 52%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Wilkesboro, NC, an average of 77.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 70.4% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Millers Creek, NC1,80151%3%
      Mulberry, NC1,94044%11%
      Moravian Falls, NC1,99044%11%
      Hays, NC1,69843%14%
      Ronda, NC58142%14%
      Wilkesboro, NC3,55252%6%

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      Colonial Beach, VA3,55271%45%
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      Wilkesboro, NC3,55252%6%
      Source: The Wilkesboro, 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.