Plattsburgh school information

IndexPlattsburghNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores44%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools124,06079,221
Total private schools31,09224,874
Total post-secondary schools44837,963
The Plattsburgh, NY educational system consists of 12 public schools, 3 private schools and 4 post-secondary schools. Plattsburgh public schools have average test scores of 44% which is 9% lower than than the New York average and 11% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Plattsburgh public schools is n/a, compared to n/a in New York and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 83.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 81.8% have completed high school, 32.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Plattsburgh are 11% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in Plattsburgh.
  • 83.4% of people in Plattsburgh have completed 8th grade.
  • 81.8% of people in Plattsburgh have completed high school.
  • 32.1% of people in Plattsburgh have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Plattsburgh

IndexPlattsburghNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade83.4%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school81.8%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college63.2%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree41.7%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors32.1%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters16.4%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.6%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.3%1.5%1.3%

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

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Chazy, NY56658%18%
Burlington, VT42,55649%1%
Peru, NY1,65047%4%
West Chazy, NY82246%6%
Keeseville, NY1,86926%48%
Plattsburgh, NY19,82044%11%

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La Crescenta-Montrose, CA19,82466%35%
East Massapequa, NY19,82758%17%
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Badger, AK19,83039%21%
Bothell West, WA19,83373%48%
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Source: The Plattsburgh, NY 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.