Avg. test scores 22%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 56%

Bessemer school information

Average Test Scores60%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools22,56379,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Bessemer are 22% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Bessemer
  • 87.3% of people in Bessemer have completed 8th grade
  • 86.6% of people in Bessemer have completed high school
  • 13.5% of people in Bessemer have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Bessemer

      Completed 8th grade87.3%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school86.6%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college40.9%53.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree21.9%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors13.5%29.3%30.3%
      Completed masters3.2%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.4%3.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.4%1.4%1.3%

      Bessemer, PA School Districts

      • Mohawk Area School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Bessemer. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Bessemer, PA schools is 60%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Bessemer, PA, an average of 87.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      New Middletown, OH1,53690%83%
      Canfield, OH7,37690%83%
      Poland, OH2,67189%82%
      Columbiana, OH6,46384%71%
      McDonald, OH3,17382%66%
      Bessemer, PA1,20060%22%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Pierce City, MO1,20054%9%
      Woodworth, LA1,20187%76%
      Princeton, WI1,20152%6%
      Sarcoxie, MO1,20144%11%
      Wanamingo, MN1,19962%26%
      Bessemer, PA1,20060%22%
      Source: The Bessemer, 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.