Penn Valley school information

IndexPenn ValleyCaliforniaNational
Average Test Scores31%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio18:120:116:1
Total public schools58,30879,221
Total private schoolsn/a3,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1,0857,963
The Penn Valley, CA educational system consists of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Penn Valley public schools have average test scores of 31% which is 18% lower than than the California average and 36% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Penn Valley public schools is 18:1, compared to 20:1 in California and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 86.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 86.1% have completed high school, 22.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Penn Valley are 36% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Penn Valley.
  • 86.1% of people in Penn Valley have completed 8th grade.
  • 86.1% of people in Penn Valley have completed high school.
  • 22.6% of people in Penn Valley have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Penn Valley

IndexPenn ValleyCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade86.1%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school86.1%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college65.0%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree31.4%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors22.6%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters2.0%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.2%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.6%1.3%

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

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Alta Sierra, CA6,63957%16%
Beale AFB, CA1,08950%1%
Meadow Vista, CA3,21445%10%
Grass Valley, CA12,86144%10%
Colfax, CA2,18941%16%
Penn Valley, CA1,60731%36%

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Nashville, MI1,60630%40%
Langhorne, PA1,60669%40%
Bennington, NE1,60893%89%
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Source: The Penn Valley, CA 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.