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  • Canandaigua Academy
  • 435 East St, Canandaigua
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,167
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Canandaigua Middle School
  • 215 Granger St, Canandaigua
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 853
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Canandaigua Primary-elementary School
  • 90 W Gibson St, Canandaigua
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 1,616
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1

Canandaigua school information

IndexCanandaiguaNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores63%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools54,06079,221
Total private schools21,09224,874
Total post-secondary schools14837,963
The Canandaigua, NY educational system consists of 5 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Canandaigua public schools have average test scores of 63% which is 31% higher than than the New York average and 28% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Canandaigua public schools is n/a, compared to n/a in New York and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 89.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.2% have completed high school, 39.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Canandaigua

IndexCanandaiguaNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade89.0%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school88.2%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college69.9%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree52.7%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors39.2%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters19.7%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.1%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.5%1.5%1.3%

Canandaigua, NY School Districts

Canandaigua City School District

There are a total of 5 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Canandaigua. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Canandaigua, NY schools is 63%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Canandaigua, NY, an average of 89.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Canandaigua 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 Canandaigua, NY schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Pittsford, NY1,57379%60%
Palmyra, NY3,43865%32%
Bloomfield, NY1,41264%30%
Fairport, NY5,37264%30%
Rushville, NY71664%29%
Canandaigua, NY10,46063%28%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Hillsdale, NJ10,45453%8%
Beverly Hills, MI10,45062%25%
Fairview Shores, FL10,45038%24%
Barrington, IL10,44962%26%
Heath, OH10,47180%63%
Canandaigua, NY10,46063%28%
Source: The Canandaigua, 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.