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Avg. test scores 8%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 20%

Brookhaven school information

IndexBrookhavenNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores53%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools34,06079,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Brookhaven are 8% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Brookhaven
  • 85.0% of people in Brookhaven have completed 8th grade
  • 82.5% of people in Brookhaven have completed high school
  • 36.3% of people in Brookhaven have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Brookhaven

      IndexBrookhavenNew YorkNational
      Completed 8th grade85.0%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school82.5%82.1%83.0%
      Completed some college63.8%59.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree45.0%43.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors36.3%34.7%30.3%
      Completed masters17.3%15.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.1%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.2%1.5%1.3%

      Brookhaven, NY School Districts

      • South Country Central School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Brookhaven. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Brookhaven, NY schools is 53%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Brookhaven, NY, an average of 85.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 82.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Westhampton Beach, NY1,84780%62%
      Ridge, NY13,12974%49%
      Port Jefferson, NY7,79573%48%
      West Sayville, NY4,87572%47%
      St. James, NY13,51272%47%
      Brookhaven, NY3,60553%8%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Clinton, CT3,60557%15%
      Bayport, MN3,60471%43%
      Port Monmouth, NJ3,60634%30%
      Columbus, TX3,60457%16%
      Lake Isabella, CA3,60629%41%
      Brookhaven, NY3,60553%8%
      Source: The Brookhaven, 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.