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Avg. test scores 36%
High school dipl. 17%
Bachelors degree 66%

Dalton school information

IndexDaltonPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores67%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:116:116:1
Total public schools12,56379,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dalton are 36% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Dalton
  • 96.7% of people in Dalton have completed 8th grade
  • 96.7% of people in Dalton have completed high school
  • 50.5% of people in Dalton have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dalton

      IndexDaltonPennsylvaniaNational
      Completed 8th grade96.7%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school96.7%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college76.9%53.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree57.5%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors50.5%29.3%30.3%
      Completed masters23.1%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree6.7%3.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.7%1.4%1.3%

      Dalton, PA School Districts

      • Tunkhannock Area School District

      There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Dalton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dalton, PA schools is 67%. The average student to teacher ratio is 11:1. In Dalton, PA, an average of 96.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 96.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Waverly, PA57982%67%
      Clarks Summit, PA5,04171%43%
      Dallas, PA2,78770%43%
      Chinchilla, PA2,23965%31%
      Mount Cobb, PA1,87065%31%
      Dalton, PA1,28167%36%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Bolinas, CA1,28157%16%
      Pomeroy, WA1,28157%16%
      Pleasant Hill, OH1,28188%79%
      Eureka, MT1,2800%100%
      Shelburn, IN1,28245%9%
      Dalton, PA1,28167%36%
      Source: The Dalton, 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.