Avg. test scores 40%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 4%

East Petersburg school information

IndexEast PetersburgPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores69%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools12,56379,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in East Petersburg are 40% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in East Petersburg
  • 92.4% of people in East Petersburg have completed 8th grade
  • 91.3% of people in East Petersburg have completed high school
  • 29.2% of people in East Petersburg have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in East Petersburg

      IndexEast PetersburgPennsylvaniaNational
      Completed 8th grade92.4%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school91.3%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college60.5%53.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree38.3%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors29.2%29.3%30.3%
      Completed masters10.5%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.1%3.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.1%1.4%1.3%

      East Petersburg, PA School Districts

      • Hempfield School District

      There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in East Petersburg. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for East Petersburg, PA schools is 69%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In East Petersburg, PA, an average of 92.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.3% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lampeter, PA1,43576%54%
      Millersville, PA8,37075%52%
      Rheems, PA1,55172%46%
      Cornwall, PA4,23272%45%
      Palmyra, PA7,48171%44%
      East Petersburg, PA4,51669%40%

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      Buckley, WA4,51656%13%
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      Benton Heights, MI4,51910%80%
      West Hazleton, PA4,52024%51%
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      East Petersburg, PA4,51669%40%
      Source: The East Petersburg, 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.