Avg. test scores 10%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 55%

Belfast school information

IndexBelfastNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores45%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schoolsn/a4,06079,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Belfast are 10% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Belfast
  • 79.6% of people in Belfast have completed 8th grade
  • 79.6% of people in Belfast have completed high school
  • 13.7% of people in Belfast have completed a bachelors degree

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Compare Belfast, NY Schools

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      Education level achieved in Belfast

      IndexBelfastNew YorkNational
      Completed 8th grade79.6%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school79.6%82.1%83.0%
      Completed some college43.5%59.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree25.1%43.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors13.7%34.7%30.3%
      Completed masters7.2%15.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.4%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.7%1.5%1.3%

      Belfast, NY School Districts

      • Belfast Central School District

      There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Belfast. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Belfast, NY schools is 45%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Belfast, NY, an average of 79.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 79.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Cuba, NY1,53160%22%
      Wellsville, NY4,56253%7%
      Fillmore, NY50346%7%
      Scio, NY55142%15%
      Belmont, NY92140%19%
      Belfast, NY86645%10%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Humphrey, NE86678%59%
      Avondale, CO86617%65%
      Middlebourne, WV86655%11%
      Unadilla, NY86630%40%
      Tigerton, WI86640%20%
      Belfast, NY86645%10%
      Source: The Belfast, 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.