Chalfont school information

IndexChalfontPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores76%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio19:116:116:1
Total public schools22,56379,221
Total private schools51,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963
The Chalfont, PA educational system consists of 2 public schools, 5 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Chalfont public schools have average test scores of 76% which is 42% higher than than the Pennsylvania average and 53% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Chalfont public schools is 19:1, compared to 16:1 in Pennsylvania and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 94.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 93.8% have completed high school, 45.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Chalfont are 53% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Chalfont.
  • 94.4% of people in Chalfont have completed 8th grade.
  • 93.8% of people in Chalfont have completed high school.
  • 45.3% of people in Chalfont have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Chalfont

IndexChalfontPennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade94.4%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school93.8%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college74.5%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree52.8%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors45.3%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters14.3%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.4%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Eagleville CDP (Centre County), PA42389%81%
Trumbauersville, PA1,00986%74%
Maple Glen, PA6,83784%70%
Blue Bell, PA6,40382%66%
Doylestown, PA8,30580%63%
Chalfont, PA4,05476%53%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Cabazon, CA4,05417%65%
Chagrin Falls, OH4,05693%88%
Baxter Springs, KS4,05627%45%
Haleyville, AL4,05740%19%
Presidio, TX4,05166%34%
Chalfont, PA4,05476%53%
Source: The Chalfont, PA 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.