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  • Lower Merion High School
  • 315 E Montgomery Ave, Ardmore
  • Lower Merion SD
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,350
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
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  • Chestnutwold El School
  • 630 Loraine St, Ardmore
  • Haverford Township SD
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 514
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
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Ardmore school information

IndexArdmorePennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores86%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:116:116:1
Total public schools12,56379,221
Total private schools21,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963
The Ardmore, PA educational system consists of 1 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Ardmore public schools have average test scores of 86% which is 63% higher than than the Pennsylvania average and 75% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Ardmore public schools is 13:1, compared to 16:1 in Pennsylvania and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 93.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 93.2% have completed high school, 63.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 11.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Ardmore

IndexArdmorePennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade93.6%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school93.2%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college81.4%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree68.5%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors63.1%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters33.5%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree11.4%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate4.4%1.4%1.3%

There are a total of 1 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Ardmore. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Ardmore, PA schools is 86%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Ardmore, PA, an average of 93.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Ardmore schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Ardmore, PA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Eagleville CDP (Centre County), PA42389%81%
Bryn Mawr, PA3,54585%73%
Maple Glen, PA6,83784%70%
Penn Wynne, PA5,53584%70%
Berwyn, PA3,22883%68%
Ardmore, PA12,59286%75%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Clarkston, GA12,59418%63%
Woodhaven, MI12,59043%12%
Terryville, NY12,58836%27%
Bensville, MD12,58451%3%
North Palm Beach, FL12,58155%12%
Ardmore, PA12,59286%75%
Source: The Ardmore, 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.