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  • Amsterdam High School
  • 140 Saratoga Ave, Amsterdam
  • AMSTERDAM CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,108
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
42%
  • Broadalbin-perth Intermediate School
  • 1870 County Hwy 107, Amsterdam
  • BROADALBIN-PERTH CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 372
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
33%
  • Broadalbin-perth Middle School
  • 1870 County Hwy 107, Amsterdam
  • BROADALBIN-PERTH CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 430
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
17%
  • William H Barkley Microsociety
  • 66 Destefano St, Amsterdam
  • AMSTERDAM CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 342
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
17%
  • Marie Curie Institute Of Engineering And Communication
  • 9 Brice St, Amsterdam
  • AMSTERDAM CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 450
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
17%
  • William B Tecler Arts In Education
  • 210 Northern Blvd, Amsterdam
  • AMSTERDAM CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 472
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
17%
  • Raphael J Mcnulty Academy For Intern Studies & Literacy
  • 60 Brandt Pl, Amsterdam
  • AMSTERDAM CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 502
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
15%
  • Wilbur H Lynch Literacy Academy
  • 55 Brandt Pl, Amsterdam
  • AMSTERDAM CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 827
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
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Amsterdam school information

IndexAmsterdamNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores30%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools94,06079,221
Total private schools31,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963
The Amsterdam, NY educational system consists of 9 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Amsterdam public schools have average test scores of 30% which is 39% lower than than the New York average and 40% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Amsterdam public schools is n/a, compared to n/a in New York and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 77.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 75.5% have completed high school, 14.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Amsterdam

IndexAmsterdamNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade77.0%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school75.5%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college46.4%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree27.0%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.0%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters4.7%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.2%1.5%1.3%

There are a total of 9 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Amsterdam. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Amsterdam, NY schools is 30%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Amsterdam, NY, an average of 77.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 75.5% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Amsterdam schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Amsterdam, NY schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Broadalbin, NY1,26495%93%
Delanson, NY37968%38%
Niskayuna, NY4,54861%23%
Fonda, NY64961%23%
East Glenville, NY6,58755%11%
Amsterdam, NY18,06330%40%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Creve Coeur, MO18,07269%40%
Hopkins, MN18,07751%4%
Winthrop Town, MA18,03163%28%
Vincennes, IN18,09870%42%
Stafford, TX18,02673%49%
Amsterdam, NY18,06330%40%
Source: The Amsterdam, 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.