B+
Avg. test scores 35%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 31%

Ephrata school information

IndexEphrataPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores67%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:116:116:1
Total public schools62,56379,221
Total private schools221,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963
«1/1»

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Ephrata are 35% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Ephrata
  • 80.3% of people in Ephrata have completed 8th grade
  • 78.7% of people in Ephrata have completed high school
  • 21.0% of people in Ephrata have completed a bachelors degree

Nearby Areas with High Test Scores

See all the best places to live around Ephrata

Compare Ephrata, PA Schools

      vs
      How would you rate education in Ephrata?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      How do you rate the proximity of schools in Ephrata?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Ephrata poll results

      Education level achieved in Ephrata

      IndexEphrataPennsylvaniaNational
      Completed 8th grade80.3%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school78.7%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college43.8%53.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree27.8%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors21.0%29.3%30.3%
      Completed masters6.1%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.6%3.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.4%1.3%

      Ephrata, PA School Districts

      • Ephrata Area School District

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 22 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Ephrata. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Ephrata, PA schools is 67%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Ephrata, PA, an average of 80.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Whitfield, PA4,40377%56%
      Lampeter, PA1,43576%54%
      Millersville, PA8,37075%52%
      Cornwall, PA4,23272%45%
      Witmer, PA85570%43%
      Ephrata, PA13,71467%35%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Belle Chasse, LA13,70985%72%
      Swansea, IL13,72237%25%
      River Ridge, LA13,70662%26%
      Teays Valley, WV13,70660%21%
      Livingston, CA13,70326%46%
      Ephrata, PA13,71467%35%
      Source: The Ephrata, 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.