Pottsville school information

Average Test Scores65%72%68%
Student/Teacher ratio19:116:116:1
Total public schools32,56379,235
Total private schools41,62624,875
Total post-secondary schools34067,965

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  • The average school test scores in Pottsville are 4% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Pottsville.
  • 82.5% of people in Pottsville have completed 8th grade.
  • 81.1% of people in Pottsville have completed high school.
  • 15.1% of people in Pottsville have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Pottsville

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  • Clarke El Ctr601 North 16Th StGrades: KG - 04Students: 1,061 · Ratio: 16:179
  • Gillingham Charter School915 Howard AvenueGrades: - Students: 0 · Ratio: 0:147
  • Lengel Ms1541 Laurel BlvdGrades: 05 - 08Students: 896 · Ratio: 17:173
  • Pottsville Area Hs16Th Street & Elk AvenueGrades: 09 - 12Students: 1,077 · Ratio: 16:163

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Education level achieved in Pottsville

Completed 8th grade82.5%86.5%83.8%
Completed high school81.1%85.0%82.4%
Completed some college39.1%52.2%58.4%
Completed associate degree23.3%35.8%37.2%
Completed bachelors15.1%28.1%29.3%
Completed masters5.2%11.0%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.6%3.2%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.3%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Friedensburg, PA76594%38%
Cressona, PA1,81589%30%
Shoemakersville, PA1,43186%26%
Orwigsburg, PA3,05383%22%
Bethel, PA75177%13%
Pottsville, PA14,13665%4%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Lady Lake, FL14,13866%3%
Whitefish Bay, WI14,13292%35%
Rocky Point, NY14,14570%2%
Fairview, NJ14,12662%9%
Maumee, OH14,14882%21%
Pottsville, PA14,13665%4%
Source: The Pottsville, 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.