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75%
  • Blackhawk High School
  • 500 Blackhawk Rd, Beaver Falls
  • Blackhawk SD
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 785
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
67%
  • Beaver Falls Area Shs
  • 1701 8th Ave, Beaver Falls
  • Big Beaver Falls Area SD
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 441
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
63%
  • Blackhawk Intermediate School
  • 635 Shenango Rd, Beaver Falls
  • Blackhawk SD
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 533
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
51%
  • Highland Middle School
  • 402 Shenango Rd, Beaver Falls
  • Blackhawk SD
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 558
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
41%
  • Central El School
  • 805 15th Street, Beaver Falls
  • Big Beaver Falls Area SD
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 539
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
35%
  • Beaver Falls Middle School
  • 1601 8th Ave, Beaver Falls
  • Big Beaver Falls Area SD
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 363
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
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  • Patterson Primary School
  • 701 Darlington Rd, Beaver Falls
  • Blackhawk SD
  • Grades: KG - 2 · Students: 228
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
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Beaver Falls school information

IndexBeaver FallsPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores55%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools82,56379,221
Total private schools21,62624,874
Total post-secondary schools34067,963
The Beaver Falls, PA educational system consists of 8 public schools, 2 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools. Beaver Falls public schools have average test scores of 55% which is 4% higher than than the Pennsylvania average and 12% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Beaver Falls public schools is 16:1, compared to 16:1 in Pennsylvania and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 82.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 80.9% have completed high school, 17.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Beaver Falls

IndexBeaver FallsPennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade82.4%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school80.9%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college42.1%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree26.1%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors17.4%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters5.5%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.4%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.4%1.3%

There are a total of 8 public schools, 2 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Beaver Falls. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Beaver Falls, PA schools is 55%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Beaver Falls, PA, an average of 82.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.9% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Beaver Falls 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 Beaver Falls, PA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
New Middletown, OH1,53690%83%
Calcutta, OH3,54382%67%
Freedom, PA1,56482%67%
Bradford Woods, PA1,23080%62%
Leetsdale, PA1,28780%62%
Beaver Falls, PA8,73555%12%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Perry Heights, OH8,73284%71%
Commerce, TX8,73268%39%
Midland, WA8,73044%10%
Fairless Hills, PA8,73056%14%
Clanton, AL8,73036%27%
Beaver Falls, PA8,73555%12%
Source: The Beaver Falls, 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.