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Avg. test scores 34%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 9%

Kingston school information

IndexKingstonPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores33%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools62,56379,221
Total private schools71,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Kingston are 34% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Kingston
  • 90.3% of people in Kingston have completed 8th grade
  • 89.5% of people in Kingston have completed high school
  • 33.1% of people in Kingston have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Kingston

      IndexKingstonPennsylvaniaNational
      Completed 8th grade90.3%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school89.5%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college64.0%53.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree42.9%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors33.1%29.3%30.3%
      Completed masters13.8%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree5.0%3.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.9%1.4%1.3%

      Kingston, PA School Districts

      • Wyoming Valley West School District

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 7 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Kingston. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Kingston, PA schools is 33%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Kingston, PA, an average of 90.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Dallas, PA2,78770%43%
      Plymouth, PA5,86569%40%
      Mountain Top, PA11,29866%35%
      Pittston, PA7,66856%14%
      Exeter, PA5,60555%11%
      Kingston, PA12,99633%34%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Commerce, CA12,99720%60%
      Newton, NC12,99950%1%
      La Homa, TX12,99966%34%
      Borger, TX13,00169%40%
      Marshall, MO12,98436%27%
      Kingston, PA12,99633%34%
      Source: The Kingston, 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.