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Avg. test scores 13%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 49%

Carbondale school information

IndexCarbondalePennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores43%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:116:116:1
Total public schools22,56379,221
Total private schools31,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Carbondale are 13% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Carbondale
  • 84.3% of people in Carbondale have completed 8th grade
  • 82.3% of people in Carbondale have completed high school
  • 15.4% of people in Carbondale have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Carbondale

      IndexCarbondalePennsylvaniaNational
      Completed 8th grade84.3%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school82.3%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college39.8%53.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree22.9%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors15.4%29.3%30.3%
      Completed masters6.0%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.7%3.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.4%1.3%

      Carbondale, PA School Districts

      • Carbondale Area School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Carbondale. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Carbondale, PA schools is 43%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Carbondale, PA, an average of 84.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Waverly, PA57982%67%
      Clarks Summit, PA5,04171%43%
      Dalton, PA1,28167%36%
      Chinchilla, PA2,23965%31%
      Mount Cobb, PA1,87065%31%
      Carbondale, PA8,70743%13%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Oxford, NC8,70730%38%
      Woodway, TX8,70891%85%
      Franklin, KY8,70651%3%
      Murphy, MO8,70660%21%
      Waterford, CA8,70834%31%
      Carbondale, PA8,70743%13%
      Source: The Carbondale, 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.