Willow Grove school information

IndexWillow GrovePennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores68%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools52,56379,221
Total private schools21,62624,874
Total post-secondary schools14067,963
The Willow Grove, PA educational system consists of 5 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Willow Grove public schools have average test scores of 68% which is 27% higher than than the Pennsylvania average and 37% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Willow Grove public schools is 15:1, compared to 16:1 in Pennsylvania and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 91.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 90.9% have completed high school, 37.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Willow Grove are 37% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Willow Grove.
  • 91.5% of people in Willow Grove have completed 8th grade.
  • 90.9% of people in Willow Grove have completed high school.
  • 37.3% of people in Willow Grove have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Willow Grove

IndexWillow GrovePennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade91.5%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school90.9%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college63.9%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree44.5%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors37.3%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters14.2%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.9%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.4%1.3%

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

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Willow Grove, PA15,41768%37%
Source: The Willow Grove, 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.