Punxsutawney school information

Average Test Scores75%72%68%
Student/Teacher ratio13:116:116:1
Total public schools82,56379,235
Total private schools81,62624,875
Total post-secondary schools14067,965

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  • The average school test scores in Punxsutawney are 11% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 8 public schools in Punxsutawney.
  • 82.6% of people in Punxsutawney have completed 8th grade.
  • 78.7% of people in Punxsutawney have completed high school.
  • 16.3% of people in Punxsutawney have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Punxsutawney

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  • Bell Twp El Sch662 Airport RdGrades: KG - 03Students: 96 · Ratio: 15:190
  • Jenks Hill El Sch200 Jenks AveGrades: KG - 03Students: 78 · Ratio: 11:172
  • Longview El Sch19466 Route 119 Hwy NGrades: KG - 03Students: 9 · Ratio: 14:1n/a
  • Mapleview El Sch9329 Route 536Grades: KG - 03Students: 151 · Ratio: 12:177
  • Punxsutawney Area Hs500 N Findley StreetGrades: 08 - 12Students: 1,019 · Ratio: 14:163
  • West End El Sch300 Center StGrades: KG - 03Students: 149 · Ratio: 13:1n/a

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Education level achieved in Punxsutawney

Completed 8th grade82.6%86.5%83.8%
Completed high school78.7%85.0%82.4%
Completed some college38.1%52.2%58.4%
Completed associate degree24.3%35.8%37.2%
Completed bachelors16.3%28.1%29.3%
Completed masters5.3%11.0%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.5%3.2%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.3%1.3%

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

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Punxsutawney, PA5,92775%11%

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Source: The Punxsutawney, 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.