Merrick school information

IndexMerrickNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores86%64%68%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools74,06079,235
Total private schools41,09224,875
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,965

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  • The average school test scores in Merrick are 27% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Merrick.
  • 95.6% of people in Merrick have completed 8th grade.
  • 95.4% of people in Merrick have completed high school.
  • 58.2% of people in Merrick have completed a bachelors degree.

Best Schools in Merrick

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  • Birch School2400 Central PkyGrades: KG - 06Students: 552 · Ratio: 10:187
  • Camp Avenue School1712 Merrick AveGrades: KG - 06Students: 526 · Ratio: 14:188
  • Chatterton School108 Merrick AveGrades: KG - 06Students: 474 · Ratio: 11:186
  • Merrick Avenue Middle School1870 Merrick AveGrades: 07 - 08Students: 942 · Ratio: 13:181
  • Norman J Levy Lakeside School21 Babylon RdGrades: KG - 06Students: 647 · Ratio: 12:187
  • Old Mill Road School1775 Old Mill RdGrades: KG - 06Students: 484 · Ratio: 13:189
  • Sanford H Calhoun High School1786 State StGrades: 09 - 12Students: 1,438 · Ratio: 14:1n/a

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Education level achieved in Merrick

IndexMerrickNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade95.6%83.2%83.8%
Completed high school95.4%81.6%82.4%
Completed some college78.2%58.4%58.4%
Completed associate degree65.5%42.2%37.2%
Completed bachelors58.2%33.7%29.3%
Completed masters29.4%14.6%11.0%
Completed professional degree9.1%4.1%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.6%1.4%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Merrick (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%
East Williston, NY2,56989%30%
Merrick, NY21,29386%27%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
East Moline, IL21,29477%13%
Palm Springs, FL21,30236%47%
Biddeford, ME21,30353%22%
Pace, FL21,27272%6%
Kenmore, WA21,26376%11%
Merrick, NY21,29386%27%
Source: The Merrick, 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.