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Avg. test scores 14%
High school dipl. 5%
Bachelors degree 39%

Hanover school information

IndexHanoverPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores56%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:116:116:1
Total public schools112,56379,221
Total private schools91,62624,874
Total post-secondary schools24067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Hanover are 14% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 11 public schools in Hanover
  • 80.4% of people in Hanover have completed 8th grade
  • 79.1% of people in Hanover have completed high school
  • 18.5% of people in Hanover have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Hanover

      IndexHanoverPennsylvaniaNational
      Completed 8th grade80.4%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school79.1%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college43.2%53.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree25.1%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors18.5%29.3%30.3%
      Completed masters6.8%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.8%3.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.7%1.4%1.3%

      Hanover, PA School Districts

      • Hanover Public School District
      • South Western School District

      There are a total of 11 public schools, 9 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Hanover. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hanover, PA schools is 56%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Hanover, PA, an average of 80.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Loganville, PA1,18475%51%
      Glen Rock, PA1,91369%40%
      Littlestown, PA4,44965%33%
      Parkville, PA6,93764%30%
      Spring Grove, PA2,35864%30%
      Hanover, PA15,42956%14%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Eden, NC15,43437%24%
      Lamont, CA15,43918%63%
      Willow Grove, PA15,41768%37%
      Jamestown, ND15,44150%2%
      Bay Village, OH15,41493%89%
      Hanover, PA15,42956%14%
      Source: The Hanover, 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.