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  • Heights Terrace El/ms
  • 275 Mill St, Hazleton
  • Hazleton Area SD
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 1,047
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Hazleton El/ms
  • 700 North Wyoming St, Hazleton
  • Hazleton Area SD
  • Grades: 3 - 8 · Students: 831
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Arthur Street El School
  • 424 East 9th St, Hazleton
  • Hazleton Area SD
  • Grades: KG - 2 · Students: 383
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1

Hazleton school information

Average Test Scores25%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools52,56379,221
Total private schools61,62624,874
Total post-secondary schools44067,963
The Hazleton, PA educational system consists of 5 public schools, 6 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools. Hazleton public schools have average test scores of 25% which is 54% lower than than the Pennsylvania average and 50% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Hazleton public schools is 16:1, compared to 16:1 in Pennsylvania and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 74.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 71.3% have completed high school, 11.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Hazleton

Completed 8th grade74.2%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school71.3%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college33.0%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree18.6%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.4%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters4.2%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.0%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.4%1.3%

Hazleton, PA School Districts

Hazleton Area School District

There are a total of 5 public schools, 6 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools in Hazleton. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hazleton, PA schools is 25%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Hazleton, PA, an average of 74.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 71.3% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Hazleton schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Hazleton, PA schools.

Source: The Hazleton, 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.