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  • Fairview El School
  • 117 Spruce Street, Mountain Top
  • Crestwood SD
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 691
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
  • Crestwood High School
  • 281 S Mountain Blvd, Mountain Top
  • Crestwood SD
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 915
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
  • Rice El School
  • 3700 Church Road, Mountain Top
  • Crestwood SD
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 810
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
  • Crestwood Middle School
  • 281 S Mountain Blvd, Mountain Top
  • Crestwood SD
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 445
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1

Mountain Top school information

IndexMountain TopPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores66%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio21:116:116:1
Total public schools22,56379,221
Total private schools41,62624,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4067,963
The Mountain Top, PA educational system consists of 2 public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Mountain Top public schools have average test scores of 66% which is 25% higher than than the Pennsylvania average and 35% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Mountain Top public schools is 21:1, compared to 16:1 in Pennsylvania and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 92.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 92.7% have completed high school, 34.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 6.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Mountain Top

IndexMountain TopPennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade92.9%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school92.7%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college64.4%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree46.9%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors34.5%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters15.9%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.0%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.1%1.4%1.3%

Mountain Top, PA School Districts

Crestwood School District

There are a total of 2 public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Mountain Top. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Mountain Top, PA schools is 66%. The average student to teacher ratio is 21:1. In Mountain Top, PA, an average of 92.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 92.7% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Mountain Top schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Mountain Top, PA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Dallas, PA2,78770%43%
Plymouth, PA5,86569%40%
Pittston, PA7,66856%14%
Exeter, PA5,60555%11%
Harveys Lake, PA2,78655%11%
Mountain Top, PA11,29866%35%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
East Grand Rapids, MI11,29777%57%
Claiborne, LA11,29987%76%
Ridgefield, NJ11,29444%12%
Munhall, PA11,30548%2%
Lake Arrowhead, CA11,30731%36%
Mountain Top, PA11,29866%35%
Source: The Mountain Top, 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.