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Avg. test scores 34%
High school dipl. 6%
Bachelors degree 8%

Elizabethtown school information

IndexElizabethtownPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores66%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools62,56379,221
Total private schools31,62624,874
Total post-secondary schools14067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Elizabethtown are 35% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Elizabethtown
  • 89.8% of people in Elizabethtown have completed 8th grade
  • 88.3% of people in Elizabethtown have completed high school
  • 27.8% of people in Elizabethtown have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Elizabethtown

      IndexElizabethtownPennsylvaniaNational
      Completed 8th grade89.8%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school88.3%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college54.4%53.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree37.4%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors27.8%29.3%30.3%
      Completed masters10.9%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.6%3.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.8%1.4%1.3%

      Elizabethtown, PA School Districts

      • Elizabethtown Area School District
      • Lower Dauphin School District

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 3 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Elizabethtown. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Elizabethtown, PA schools is 66%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Elizabethtown, PA, an average of 89.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.3% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Penbrook, PA2,98284%70%
      Union Deposit, PA66279%61%
      Skyline View, PA3,99378%58%
      Colony Park, PA1,45977%55%
      Millersville, PA8,37075%52%
      Elizabethtown, PA11,59866%35%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Arlington, TN11,59968%39%
      Macedonia, OH11,59588%79%
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      River Edge, NJ11,58673%48%
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      Elizabethtown, PA11,59866%35%
      Source: The Elizabethtown, 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.