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Avg. test scores 21%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 33%

Ambler school information

IndexAmblerPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores79%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools62,56379,221
Total private schools21,62624,874
Total post-secondary schools14067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Ambler are 60% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Ambler
  • 88.9% of people in Ambler have completed 8th grade
  • 88.3% of people in Ambler have completed high school
  • 40.4% of people in Ambler have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Ambler

      IndexAmblerPennsylvaniaNational
      Completed 8th grade88.9%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school88.3%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college64.6%53.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree44.5%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors40.4%29.3%30.3%
      Completed masters15.8%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.3%3.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.4%1.4%1.3%

      Ambler, PA School Districts

      • Wissahickon School District

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Ambler. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Ambler, PA schools is 79%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Ambler, PA, an average of 88.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Eagleville CDP (Centre County), PA42389%81%
      Ardmore, PA12,59286%75%
      Bryn Mawr, PA3,54585%73%
      Maple Glen, PA6,83784%70%
      Penn Wynne, PA5,53584%70%
      Ambler, PA6,50779%60%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Kingston Estates, NJ6,50641%17%
      Ishpeming, MI6,50949%1%
      Nitro, WV6,50540%20%
      Darnestown, MD6,50956%14%
      Catasauqua, PA6,50942%14%
      Ambler, PA6,50779%60%
      Source: The Ambler, 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.