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Avg. test scores 42%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 53%

Clairton school information

IndexClairtonPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores29%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:116:116:1
Total public schools32,56379,221
Total private schools11,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Clairton are 42% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Clairton
  • 85.3% of people in Clairton have completed 8th grade
  • 84.7% of people in Clairton have completed high school
  • 14.4% of people in Clairton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Clairton

      IndexClairtonPennsylvaniaNational
      Completed 8th grade85.3%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school84.7%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college44.6%53.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree25.0%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors14.4%29.3%30.3%
      Completed masters4.2%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.7%3.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.1%1.4%1.3%

      Clairton, PA School Districts

      • Clairton City School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Clairton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Clairton, PA schools is 29%. The average student to teacher ratio is 11:1. In Clairton, PA, an average of 85.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      McMurray, PA4,90987%76%
      Harrison City, PA13582%67%
      Upper St. Clair, PA19,52181%64%
      Jefferson Hills, PA11,21478%59%
      Murrysville, PA20,15975%52%
      Clairton, PA6,71929%42%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Taylor Mill, KY6,71948%2%
      Church Hill, TN6,72351%3%
      Grove, OK6,72479%61%
      Roosevelt, UT6,71424%51%
      Nolensville, TN6,72480%62%
      Clairton, PA6,71929%42%
      Source: The Clairton, 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.