Dalton school information

Average Test Scores67%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:116:116:1
Total public schools12,56379,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963
The Dalton, PA educational system consists of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Dalton public schools have average test scores of 67% which is 26% higher than than the Pennsylvania average and 36% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Dalton public schools is 11:1, compared to 16:1 in Pennsylvania and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 96.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 96.7% have completed high school, 50.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 6.7% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Dalton are 36% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Dalton.
  • 96.7% of people in Dalton have completed 8th grade.
  • 96.7% of people in Dalton have completed high school.
  • 50.5% of people in Dalton have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Dalton

Completed 8th grade96.7%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school96.7%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college76.9%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree57.5%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors50.5%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters23.1%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.7%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.7%1.4%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Waverly, PA57982%67%
Clarks Summit, PA5,04171%43%
Dallas, PA2,78770%43%
Chinchilla, PA2,23965%31%
Mount Cobb, PA1,87065%31%
Dalton, PA1,28167%36%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Pomeroy, WA1,28157%16%
Pleasant Hill, OH1,28188%79%
Bolinas, CA1,28157%16%
Crested Butte, CO1,28249%1%
Oceana, WV1,28030%39%
Dalton, PA1,28167%36%
Source: The Dalton, 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.