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57%
  • Octorara El School
  • 104 Highland Rd, Atglen
  • Octorara Area SD
  • Grades: 3 - 4 · Students: 363
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
48%
  • Octorara Area Jshs
  • 226 Highland Rd, Atglen
  • Octorara Area SD
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 1,205
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
48%
  • Octorara Intermediate School
  • 221 Highland Road, Atglen
  • Octorara Area SD
  • Grades: 5 - 6 · Students: 366
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
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  • Octorara Primary Lc
  • 87 Highland Rd, Atglen
  • Octorara Area SD
  • Grades: KG - 2 · Students: 542
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
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Atglen school information

IndexAtglenPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores51%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:116:116:1
Total public schools42,56379,221
Total private schools21,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963
The Atglen, PA educational system consists of 4 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Atglen public schools have average test scores of 51% which is 5% lower than than the Pennsylvania average and 3% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Atglen public schools is 17:1, compared to 16:1 in Pennsylvania and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 81.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 79.0% have completed high school, 23.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Atglen

IndexAtglenPennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade81.0%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school79.0%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college45.8%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree31.3%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors23.0%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters9.3%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.4%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.8%1.4%1.3%

Atglen, PA School Districts

Octorara Area School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Atglen. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Atglen, PA schools is 51%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Atglen, PA, an average of 81.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Atglen 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 Atglen, PA schools.

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Witmer, PA85570%43%
Atglen, PA1,50151%3%

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Coldwater, MS1,50116%68%
Fort Ashby, WV1,50145%9%
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Brandon, VT1,50036%26%
Pine Bush, NY1,50252%5%
Atglen, PA1,50151%3%
Source: The Atglen, 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.