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  • Belle Vernon Area High School
  • 425 Crest Ave, Belle Vernon
  • Belle Vernon Area SD
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 843
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
  • Rostraver El School
  • 300 Crest Ave, Belle Vernon
  • Belle Vernon Area SD
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 649
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1

Belle Vernon school information

IndexBelle VernonPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores68%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:116:116:1
Total public schools52,56379,221
Total private schools21,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963
The Belle Vernon, PA educational system consists of 5 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Belle Vernon public schools have average test scores of 68% which is 27% higher than than the Pennsylvania average and 37% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Belle Vernon public schools is 20:1, compared to 16:1 in Pennsylvania and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 79.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 79.2% have completed high school, 10.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Belle Vernon

IndexBelle VernonPennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade79.7%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school79.2%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college33.8%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree18.3%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors10.9%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters2.5%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.5%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.4%1.3%

Belle Vernon, PA School Districts

Belle Vernon Area School District

There are a total of 5 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Belle Vernon. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Belle Vernon, PA schools is 68%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Belle Vernon, PA, an average of 79.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Belle Vernon 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 Belle Vernon, PA schools.

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
McMurray, PA4,90987%76%
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Wylandville, PA29272%46%
South Park Township, PA13,47068%39%
Belle Vernon, PA1,21968%37%

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Owensville, IN1,21853%7%
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Belle Vernon, PA1,21968%37%
Source: The Belle Vernon, 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.