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Avg. test scores 29%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 52%

Defiance school information

IndexDefiancePennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores35%53%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a16:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a2,56379,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Defiance are 29% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Defiance
  • 90.1% of people in Defiance have completed 8th grade
  • 90.1% of people in Defiance have completed high school
  • 14.5% of people in Defiance have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Defiance

      IndexDefiancePennsylvaniaNational
      Completed 8th grade90.1%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school90.1%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college26.2%53.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree14.5%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors14.5%29.3%30.3%
      Completed masters14.5%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.0%3.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.4%1.3%

      Defiance, PA School Districts

      • Tussey Mountain School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Defiance. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Defiance, PA schools is 35%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Defiance, PA, an average of 90.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.1% have completed high school.

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      Bedford, PA2,76361%24%
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      Stonerstown, PA41747%4%
      Roaring Spring, PA2,53747%4%
      Defiance, PA31235%29%

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      Defiance, PA31235%29%
      Source: The Defiance, 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.