Lykens school information

Average Test Scores73%72%68%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools22,56379,235
Total private schools21,62624,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,965

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  • The average school test scores in Lykens are 8% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Lykens.
  • 76.6% of people in Lykens have completed 8th grade.
  • 76.1% of people in Lykens have completed high school.
  • 10.1% of people in Lykens have completed a bachelors degree.

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  • Upper Dauphin Area El Sch5668 State Route 209Grades: KG - 04Students: 484 · Ratio: 19:173
  • Upper Dauphin Area Ms5668 State Route 209Grades: 05 - 08Students: 385 · Ratio: 18:173

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Education level achieved in Lykens

Completed 8th grade76.6%86.5%83.8%
Completed high school76.1%85.0%82.4%
Completed some college32.3%52.2%58.4%
Completed associate degree16.3%35.8%37.2%
Completed bachelors10.1%28.1%29.3%
Completed masters2.9%11.0%11.0%
Completed professional degree0.5%3.2%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.3%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Klingerstown, PA8891%34%
Dalmatia, PA51980%17%
Tower City, PA1,27876%12%
Herndon, PA35974%9%
Hegins, PA82173%7%
Lykens, PA1,63173%8%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Meredith, NH1,63169%1%
Mill Hall, PA1,63167%1%
Olivet, MI1,63169%2%
Monrovia, IN1,63176%12%
Rural Retreat, VA1,63180%17%
Lykens, PA1,63173%8%
Source: The Lykens, PA education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau 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.