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Avg. test scores 3%
High school dipl. 18%
Bachelors degree 79%
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Petersham school information

IndexPetershamMassachusettsNational
Average Test Scores50%52%48%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a1,16779,221
Total private schoolsn/a50824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1937,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Petersham are 3% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Petersham
  • 97.9% of people in Petersham have completed 8th grade
  • 97.9% of people in Petersham have completed high school
  • 54.2% of people in Petersham have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Petersham

      IndexPetershamMassachusettsNational
      Completed 8th grade97.9%88.3%84.3%
      Completed high school97.9%87.2%83.0%
      Completed some college78.9%65.0%59.4%
      Completed associate degree63.7%49.0%38.5%
      Completed bachelors54.2%41.2%30.3%
      Completed masters31.1%18.2%11.5%
      Completed professional degree21.6%5.4%3.3%
      Completed doctorate14.7%2.6%1.3%

      Petersham, MA School Districts

      • Petersham School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Petersham. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Petersham, MA schools is 50%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Petersham, MA, an average of 97.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 97.9% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Rutland, MA2,44962%29.4%
      South Ashburnham, MA1,04655%13.8%
      Barre, MA1,25950%3.9%
      Baldwinville, MA2,06048%0.6%
      Gardner, MA20,33438%20.8%
      Petersham, MA22050%2.9%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hull, GA22048%1.3%
      Oldtown, ID22050%2.9%
      Etna, WY22070%45.5%
      West Glacier, MT22060%24.7%
      Bainville, MT22045%6.5%
      Petersham, MA22050%2.9%
      Source: The Petersham, MA 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.