Bellefonte school information

Average Test Scores63%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools52,56379,221
Total private schools31,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963
The Bellefonte, PA educational system consists of 5 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Bellefonte public schools have average test scores of 63% which is 18% higher than than the Pennsylvania average and 28% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Bellefonte public schools is 16:1, compared to 16:1 in Pennsylvania and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 90.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 89.2% have completed high school, 32.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Bellefonte are 28% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Bellefonte.
  • 90.3% of people in Bellefonte have completed 8th grade.
  • 89.2% of people in Bellefonte have completed high school.
  • 32.6% of people in Bellefonte have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Bellefonte

Completed 8th grade90.3%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school89.2%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college56.2%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree41.9%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors32.6%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters7.0%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.2%1.4%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Bellefonte (high school & post-secondary)

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Source: The Bellefonte, 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.