Avg. test scores 28%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 42%

Jim Thorpe school information

IndexJim ThorpePennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores63%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio20:116:116:1
Total public schools42,56379,221
Total private schools21,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Jim Thorpe are 28% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Jim Thorpe
  • 86.3% of people in Jim Thorpe have completed 8th grade
  • 85.4% of people in Jim Thorpe have completed high school
  • 17.5% of people in Jim Thorpe have completed a bachelors degree

Nearby Areas with High Test Scores

See all the best places to live around Jim Thorpe

Compare Jim Thorpe, PA Schools

      How would you rate education in Jim Thorpe?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      How do you rate the proximity of schools in Jim Thorpe?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Jim Thorpe poll results

      Education level achieved in Jim Thorpe

      IndexJim ThorpePennsylvaniaNational
      Completed 8th grade86.3%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school85.4%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college43.4%53.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree26.2%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.5%29.3%30.3%
      Completed masters4.8%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.0%3.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.4%1.3%

      Jim Thorpe, PA School Districts

      • Jim Thorpe Area School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Jim Thorpe. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Jim Thorpe, PA schools is 63%. The average student to teacher ratio is 20:1. In Jim Thorpe, PA, an average of 86.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Coplay, PA3,23275%51%
      New Ringgold, PA26370%41%
      New Tripoli, PA77165%32%
      Weatherly, PA2,59564%29%
      Cherryville, PA1,42261%23%
      Jim Thorpe, PA4,67663%28%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Sullivan, IL4,67530%39%
      Becker, MN4,67767%37%
      Polson, MT4,67447%5%
      La Grange, TX4,67377%56%
      Marienville, PA4,67347%4%
      Jim Thorpe, PA4,67663%28%
      Source: The Jim Thorpe, 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.