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Avg. test scores 57%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 115%

Amherst Center school information

IndexAmherst CenterMassachusettsNational
Average Test Scores77%64%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,16779,221
Total private schoolsn/a50824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1937,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Amherst Center are 57% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Amherst Center
  • 95.8% of people in Amherst Center have completed 8th grade
  • 93.8% of people in Amherst Center have completed high school
  • 65.3% of people in Amherst Center have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Amherst Center

      IndexAmherst CenterMassachusettsNational
      Completed 8th grade95.8%88.3%84.3%
      Completed high school93.8%87.2%83.0%
      Completed some college81.8%65.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree68.7%49.0%38.5%
      Completed bachelors65.3%41.2%30.3%
      Completed masters43.9%18.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree20.5%5.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate15.8%2.6%1.3%

      Amherst Center, MA School Districts

      • Amherst-Pelham School District
      • Amherst School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Amherst Center. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Amherst Center, MA schools is 77%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Amherst Center, MA, an average of 95.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Belchertown, MA3,12074%50%
      Hatfield, MA1,48772%46%
      South Deerfield, MA1,53870%42%
      Easthampton Town, MA16,04267%36%
      Granby, MA1,47566%35%
      Amherst Center, MA20,03777%57%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Middletown, DE20,04554%9%
      Clifton, CO20,02121%58%
      Murphy, TX20,01590%83%
      Miamisburg, OH20,06973%49%
      Shenandoah, LA19,99975%53%
      Amherst Center, MA20,03777%57%
      Source: The Amherst Center, MA 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.