Yonkers school information

IndexYonkersNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores34%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools454,06079,235
Total private schools271,09224,875
Total post-secondary schools24837,965

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  • The average school test scores in Yonkers are 31% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 45 public schools in Yonkers.
  • 81.1% of people in Yonkers have completed 8th grade.
  • 79.3% of people in Yonkers have completed high school.
  • 30.7% of people in Yonkers have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Yonkers

IndexYonkersNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade81.1%83.2%83.8%
Completed high school79.3%81.6%82.4%
Completed some college55.0%58.4%58.4%
Completed associate degree37.8%42.2%37.2%
Completed bachelors30.7%33.7%29.3%
Completed masters13.0%14.6%11.0%
Completed professional degree3.0%4.1%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.4%1.3%

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

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Orangeburg, NY4,12999%100%
Old Westbury, NY4,59991%85%
Teterboro, NJ5690%82%
Williston Park, NY7,31989%80%
Greenvale, NY76587%77%
Yonkers, NY198,65434%31%

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Akron, OH198,49257%15%
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Columbus, GA198,24730%40%
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Shreveport, LA200,69252%6%
Yonkers, NY198,65434%31%
Source: The Yonkers, 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.