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  • Athens Area High School
  • 401 West Frederick Street, Athens
  • Athens Area SD
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 684
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Audrielle Lynch-ellen Bustin El School
  • 253 Pennsylvania Avenue, Athens
  • Athens Area SD
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 599
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Harlan Rowe Middle School
  • 116 W. Pine Street, Athens
  • Athens Area SD
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 468
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1

Athens school information

Average Test Scores50%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:116:116:1
Total public schools42,56379,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963
The Athens, PA educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Athens public schools have average test scores of 50% which is 6% lower than than the Pennsylvania average and 1% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Athens public schools is 14:1, compared to 16:1 in Pennsylvania and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 84.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 82.3% have completed high school, 19.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Athens

Completed 8th grade84.5%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school82.3%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college43.2%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.2%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.9%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters7.0%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.4%1.3%

Athens, PA School Districts

Athens Area School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Athens. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Athens, PA schools is 50%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Athens, PA, an average of 84.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.3% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Athens 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 Athens, PA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Rome, PA43857%16%
Troy, PA1,53456%13%
Owego, NY3,78756%13%
Waverly, NY4,28749%0%
Towanda, PA2,84846%7%
Athens, PA3,28750%1%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Kotzebue, AK3,28821%58%
Mount Pleasant, UT3,28945%8%
Mount Shasta, CA3,28540%19%
Shackle Island, TN3,29074%50%
Marysville, KS3,29038%22%
Athens, PA3,28750%1%
Source: The Athens, 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.