Schenectady school information

IndexSchenectadyNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores37%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools374,06079,235
Total private schools111,09224,875
Total post-secondary schools44837,965

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  • The average school test scores in Schenectady are 24% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 37 public schools in Schenectady.
  • 78.6% of people in Schenectady have completed 8th grade.
  • 76.8% of people in Schenectady have completed high school.
  • 20.1% of people in Schenectady have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Schenectady

IndexSchenectadyNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade78.6%83.2%83.8%
Completed high school76.8%81.6%82.4%
Completed some college48.1%58.4%58.4%
Completed associate degree29.3%42.2%37.2%
Completed bachelors20.1%33.7%29.3%
Completed masters8.2%14.6%11.0%
Completed professional degree2.3%4.1%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.2%1.4%1.3%

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

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Voorheesville, NY2,81375%52%
Delanson, NY36768%38%
East Greenbush, NY4,64167%37%
Hampton Manor, NY2,12965%31%
Niskayuna, NY5,12961%23%
Schenectady, NY66,05537%24%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
St. Cloud, MN66,03835%28%
Davis, CA66,09365%31%
Youngstown, OH66,01350%1%
Palo Alto, CA65,99882%68%
Camarillo, CA65,98548%3%
Schenectady, NY66,05537%24%
Source: The Schenectady, 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.