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84%
  • Council Rock Hs North
  • 62 Swamp Rd, Newtown
  • Council Rock SD
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,767
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
83%
  • Sol Feinstone El School
  • 1090 Eagle Rd, Newtown
  • Council Rock SD
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 679
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
76%
  • Goodnoe El School
  • 298 Frost Lane, Newtown
  • Council Rock SD
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 770
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
73%
  • Newtown El School
  • 1 Wrights Rd, Newtown
  • Council Rock SD
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 665
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
65%
  • Newtown Middle School
  • 116 Richboro Rd, Newtown
  • Council Rock SD
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 823
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
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Newtown school information

IndexNewtownPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores76%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:116:116:1
Total public schools52,56379,221
Total private schools81,62624,874
Total post-secondary schools14067,963
The Newtown, PA educational system consists of 5 public schools, 8 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Newtown public schools have average test scores of 76% which is 43% higher than than the Pennsylvania average and 54% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Newtown public schools is 17:1, compared to 16:1 in Pennsylvania and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 98.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 98.1% have completed high school, 64.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 12.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Newtown

IndexNewtownPennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade98.1%86.9%84.3%
Completed high school98.1%85.6%83.0%
Completed some college86.1%53.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree69.5%37.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors64.7%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters30.5%11.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree12.1%3.3%3.3%
Completed doctorate5.6%1.4%1.3%

Newtown, PA School Districts

Council Rock School District

There are a total of 5 public schools, 8 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Newtown. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Newtown, PA schools is 76%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Newtown, PA, an average of 98.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 98.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Newtown 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 Newtown, PA schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Maple Glen, PA6,83784%70%
Doylestown, PA8,30580%63%
Fort Washington, PA5,95178%59%
New Hope, PA2,38578%58%
Chalfont, PA4,05476%53%
Newtown, PA2,02876%54%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Houston, AK2,02818%64%
Lunenburg, MA2,02773%48%
Lake Mills, IA2,02784%70%
Brookwood, AL2,02939%21%
Bangor, MI2,02734%31%
Newtown, PA2,02876%54%
Source: The Newtown, 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.