Avg. test scores 59%
High school dipl. 15%
Bachelors degree 41%

Jefferson Hills school information

IndexJefferson HillsPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores78%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:116:116:1
Total public schools42,56379,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Jefferson Hills are 59% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Jefferson Hills
  • 95.9% of people in Jefferson Hills have completed 8th grade
  • 95.7% of people in Jefferson Hills have completed high school
  • 42.9% of people in Jefferson Hills have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Jefferson Hills

      IndexJefferson HillsPennsylvaniaNational
      Completed 8th grade95.9%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school95.7%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college69.4%53.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree55.4%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors42.9%29.3%30.3%
      Completed masters14.7%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.9%3.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.1%1.4%1.3%

      Jefferson Hills, PA School Districts

      • West Jefferson Hills School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Jefferson Hills. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Jefferson Hills, PA schools is 78%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Jefferson Hills, PA, an average of 95.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.7% have completed high school.

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      Murrysville, PA20,15975%52%
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      Jefferson Hills, PA11,21478%59%

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      Jefferson Hills, PA11,21478%59%
      Source: The Jefferson Hills, 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.