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Mechanicsburg school information

Index Mechanicsburg Pennsylvania National
Average Test Scores67%55%48%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools162,56379,221
Total private schools21,62624,874
Total post-secondary schools24067,963

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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Mechanicsburg are 40% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 16 public schools in Mechanicsburg
  • 85.9% of people in Mechanicsburg have completed 8th grade
  • 85.1% of people in Mechanicsburg have completed high school
  • 30.5% of people in Mechanicsburg have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Mechanicsburg

      Index Mechanicsburg Pennsylvania National
      Completed 8th grade85.9%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school85.1%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college57.4%53.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree39.7%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors30.5%29.3%30.3%
      Completed masters9.4%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.4%3.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.2%1.4%1.3%

      Mechanicsburg, PA School Districts

      • Mechanicsburg Area School District
      • Cumberland Valley School District
      • West Shore School District

      There are a total of 16 public schools, 2 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Mechanicsburg. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Mechanicsburg, PA schools is 67%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Mechanicsburg, PA, an average of 85.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Valley Green, PA3,50472%50.0%
      Dauphin, PA1,09770%44.8%
      Camp Hill, PA7,92667%38.5%
      Boiling Springs, PA3,10765%35.9%
      Enola, PA5,98065%35.9%
      Mechanicsburg, PA8,97767%39.9%

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      City Population Avg. Test Scores National Avg.
      Hernando, FL8,97764%33.9%
      Craig, CO8,97830%36.7%
      Harleysville, PA8,97575%55.5%
      Cambridge, MN8,97556%15.8%
      Grants, NM8,98718%62.2%
      Mechanicsburg, PA8,97767%39.9%
      Source: The Mechanicsburg, PA education data displayed above is derived from the 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.