Avg. test scores 18%
High school dipl. 0%
Bachelors degree 44%

Oil City school information

IndexOil CityPennsylvaniaNational
Average Test Scores40%53%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:116:116:1
Total public schools72,56379,221
Total private schools31,62624,874
Total post-secondary schools34067,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Oil City are 18% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Oil City
  • 83.7% of people in Oil City have completed 8th grade
  • 82.9% of people in Oil City have completed high school
  • 16.8% of people in Oil City have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Oil City

      IndexOil CityPennsylvaniaNational
      Completed 8th grade83.7%86.9%84.3%
      Completed high school82.9%85.6%83.0%
      Completed some college43.1%53.6%59.4%
      Completed associate degree25.7%37.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors16.8%29.3%30.3%
      Completed masters5.0%11.5%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.7%3.3%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.4%1.3%

      Oil City, PA School Districts

      • Oil City Area School District

      There are a total of 7 public schools, 3 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Oil City. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Oil City, PA schools is 40%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Oil City, PA, an average of 83.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.9% have completed high school.

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      Titusville, PA5,41862%25%
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      Seneca, PA1,31353%8%
      Franklin borough, PA24349%1%
      Oil City, PA10,20740%18%

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      Oil City, PA10,20740%18%
      Source: The Oil City, 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.