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Avg. test scores 61%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 74%

Harrisburg school information

IndexHarrisburgArkansasNational
Average Test Scores19%28%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools486079,221
Total private schoolsn/a16524,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a987,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Harrisburg are 61% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Harrisburg
  • 78.4% of people in Harrisburg have completed 8th grade
  • 75.3% of people in Harrisburg have completed high school
  • 7.9% of people in Harrisburg have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Harrisburg

      IndexHarrisburgArkansasNational
      Completed 8th grade78.4%80.7%84.3%
      Completed high school75.3%79.0%83.0%
      Completed some college34.4%50.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree11.4%27.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors7.9%21.5%30.3%
      Completed masters2.5%7.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.6%2.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%0.9%1.3%

      Harrisburg, AR School Districts

      • Harrisburg School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Harrisburg. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Harrisburg, AR schools is 19%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Harrisburg, AR, an average of 78.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 75.3% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Bay, AR1,95631%38%
      Weiner, AR74527%45%
      Trumann, AR7,14322%55%
      Cherry Valley, AR92921%58%
      Harrisburg, AR2,41919%61%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Great Barrington, MA2,41969%41%
      Houston, MO2,42045%9%
      Marcus Hook, PA2,42032%35%
      Naples, UT2,42047%5%
      East Douglas, MA2,42070%41%
      Harrisburg, AR2,41919%61%
      Source: The Harrisburg, AR 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.