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Avg. test scores 39%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 122%
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Jenkintown school information

IndexJenkintownPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores67%55%48%
Student/Teacher ratio11:116:116:1
Total public schools32,56379,221
Total private schools51,62624,874
Total post-secondary schools14067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Jenkintown are 39% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Jenkintown
  • 93.7% of people in Jenkintown have completed 8th grade
  • 93.7% of people in Jenkintown have completed high school
  • 67.3% of people in Jenkintown have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Jenkintown

      IndexJenkintownPennsylvaniaNational
      Completed 8th grade93.7%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school93.7%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college79.0%53.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree69.9%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors67.3%29.3%30.3%
      Completed masters29.4%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree9.9%3.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate5.3%1.4%1.3%

      Jenkintown, PA School Districts

      • Jenkintown School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 5 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Jenkintown. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Jenkintown, PA schools is 67%. The average student to teacher ratio is 11:1. In Jenkintown, PA, an average of 93.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Fort Washington, PA5,95189%84.4%
      Penn Wynne, PA5,53587%80.8%
      Bryn Mawr, PA3,54586%77.7%
      Ardmore, PA12,59285%76.6%
      Blue Bell, PA6,40382%69.9%
      Jenkintown, PA4,42667%39.2%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Kingsville, MD4,42970%44.4%
      Ottawa, OH4,43077%59.7%
      Lamar, MO4,42038%20.7%
      Brookfield, MO4,42048%0.3%
      Roselawn, IN4,42035%28.3%
      Jenkintown, PA4,42667%39.2%
      Source: The Jenkintown, 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.