Mars school information

Average Test Scores77%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:116:116:1
Total public schools42,56379,221
Total private schools11,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963
The Mars, PA educational system consists of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Mars public schools have average test scores of 77% which is 46% higher than than the Pennsylvania average and 57% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Mars public schools is 17:1, compared to 16:1 in Pennsylvania and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 90.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 89.7% have completed high school, 27.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Did you know?

  • The average school test scores in Mars are 57% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Mars.
  • 90.0% of people in Mars have completed 8th grade.
  • 89.7% of people in Mars have completed high school.
  • 27.0% of people in Mars have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Mars

sort by
min score 0

Find Real Estate Listings In Mars


New Real Estate Listings In Mars

Compare Mars, PA Education To Other Cities

Education level achieved in Mars

Completed 8th grade90.0%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school89.7%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college61.0%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree39.7%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors27.0%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters11.4%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.1%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.4%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Mars (high school & post-secondary)

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Freedom, PA1,56482%67%
Bradford Woods, PA1,23080%62%
Leetsdale, PA1,28780%62%
Gibsonia, PA2,64079%60%
Allison Park, PA21,51575%53%
Mars, PA1,41577%57%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Zebulon, GA1,41537%25%
Atlanta, IL1,41535%30%
Century, FL1,41553%7%
Oakland, NE1,41683%68%
Terrebonne, OR1,41648%2%
Mars, PA1,41577%57%
Source: The Mars, 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.