Hempstead school information

IndexHempsteadNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores49%64%68%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools134,06079,235
Total private schools51,09224,875
Total post-secondary schools44837,965

Did you know?

  • The average school test scores in Hempstead are 28% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 13 public schools in Hempstead.
  • 68.7% of people in Hempstead have completed 8th grade.
  • 66.9% of people in Hempstead have completed high school.
  • 15.9% of people in Hempstead have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Hempstead

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  • Academy Charter School117 N Franklin AveGrades: KG - 03Students: 257 · Ratio: 18:179
  • Alverta B Gray Schultz Middle School70 Greenwich StGrades: 06 - 08Students: 1,202 · Ratio: 12:125
  • Barack Obama Elementary School176 William StGrades: 01 - 05Students: 485 · Ratio: 16:152
  • College Preparatory Academy For Business And Law201 President StGrades: 09 - 09Students: 15 · Ratio: 26:1n/a
  • College Preparatory Academy For Mathematics And Sc201 President StGrades: 09 - 09Students: 125 · Ratio: 88:1n/a
  • College Preparatory Academy For Music And Art201 President StGrades: 09 - 09Students: 122 · Ratio: 21:1n/a
  • Evergreen Charter School605 Peninsula BlvdGrades: KG - 02Students: 149 · Ratio: 13:1n/a
  • Franklin School335 S Franklin StGrades: 01 - 05Students: 705 · Ratio: 14:143
  • Fulton School40 Fulton AveGrades: 01 - 05Students: 421 · Ratio: 14:152
  • Hempstead Early Childhood Center436 Front StGrades: PK - KGStudents: 532 · Ratio: 16:1n/a
  • Hempstead High School201 President StGrades: 09 - 12Students: 1,666 · Ratio: 0:1n/a
  • Jackson Annex School380 Jackson StGrades: 01 - 03Students: 468 · Ratio: 15:134
  • Jackson Main Elementary School451 Jackson StGrades: 03 - 05Students: 39 · Ratio: 14:157
  • Lawrence Road Middle School50 Lawrence RdGrades: 06 - 08Students: 711 · Ratio: 11:153
  • Marshall School15 E Marshall StGrades: KG - 01Students: 225 · Ratio: 17:1n/a

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Education level achieved in Hempstead

IndexHempsteadNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade68.7%83.2%83.8%
Completed high school66.9%81.6%82.4%
Completed some college40.4%58.4%58.4%
Completed associate degree22.9%42.2%37.2%
Completed bachelors15.9%33.7%29.3%
Completed masters5.9%14.6%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.3%4.1%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.4%1.4%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Jericho, NY13,44593%37%
Sea Cliff, NY5,01292%36%
Garden City, NY22,54391%34%
Manhasset, NY7,92991%33%
Bayville, NY6,72490%32%
Hempstead, NY54,80149%28%

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Paramount, CA54,81348%30%
Corvallis, OR54,73580%17%
Port Arthur, TX54,68585%24%
Buckeye, AZ54,92763%7%
Margate, FL54,92954%21%
Hempstead, NY54,80149%28%
Source: The Hempstead, NY education data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau 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.