Clarks Summit school information

IndexClarks SummitPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores71%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools42,56379,221
Total private schools41,62624,874
Total post-secondary schools14067,963
The Clarks Summit, PA educational system consists of 4 public schools, 4 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Clarks Summit public schools have average test scores of 71% which is 33% higher than than the Pennsylvania average and 43% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Clarks Summit public schools is 16:1, compared to 16:1 in Pennsylvania and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 96.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 96.0% have completed high school, 51.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 6.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Clarks Summit are 43% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Clarks Summit.
  • 96.5% of people in Clarks Summit have completed 8th grade.
  • 96.0% of people in Clarks Summit have completed high school.
  • 51.5% of people in Clarks Summit have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Clarks Summit

IndexClarks SummitPennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade96.5%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school96.0%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college80.1%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree58.8%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors51.5%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters25.8%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.6%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.0%1.4%1.3%

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

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Source: The Clarks Summit, 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.