Avg. test scores 35%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 26%

Athens school information

IndexAthensNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores32%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools14,06079,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Athens are 35% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 1 public schools in Athens
  • 82.5% of people in Athens have completed 8th grade
  • 81.7% of people in Athens have completed high school
  • 22.4% of people in Athens have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Athens

      IndexAthensNew YorkNational
      Completed 8th grade82.5%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school81.7%82.1%83.0%
      Completed some college49.6%59.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree30.9%43.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors22.4%34.7%30.3%
      Completed masters12.5%15.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.6%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.8%1.5%1.3%

      Athens, NY School Districts

      • Coxsackie-Athens Central School District

      There are a total of 1 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Athens. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Athens, NY schools is 32%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Athens, NY, an average of 82.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Ravena, NY3,27566%34%
      Chatham, NY1,47061%23%
      Valatie, NY1,53354%10%
      Germantown, NY89653%8%
      Coxsackie, NY2,72753%8%
      Athens, NY1,43232%35%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Ellendale, ND1,43260%21%
      Fairfax, OK1,43370%42%
      Vienna, IL1,43126%47%
      Brookston, IN1,43373%48%
      Schoolcraft, MI1,43147%4%
      Athens, NY1,43232%35%
      Source: The Athens, 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.