Avg. test scores 23%
High school dipl. 2%
Bachelors degree 5%

Chatham school information

IndexChathamNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores61%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

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Chatham are 23% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Chatham
  • 85.4% of people in Chatham have completed 8th grade
  • 84.6% of people in Chatham have completed high school
  • 28.8% of people in Chatham have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Chatham

      IndexChathamNew YorkNational
      Completed 8th grade85.4%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school84.6%82.1%83.0%
      Completed some college58.7%59.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree38.2%43.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors28.8%34.7%30.3%
      Completed masters12.4%15.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.7%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.5%1.3%

      Chatham, NY School Districts

      • Chatham Central School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Chatham. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Chatham, NY schools is 61%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Chatham, NY, an average of 85.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 84.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Great Barrington, MA2,41969%41%
      Ravena, NY3,27566%34%
      Valatie, NY1,53354%10%
      Coxsackie, NY2,72753%8%
      Castleton-on-Hudson, NY1,32550%1%
      Chatham, NY1,47061%23%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      North Grosvenor Dale, CT1,47037%25%
      Lawrenceville, VA1,47064%30%
      Helena, OK1,47060%21%
      Kings Mills, OH1,47088%79%
      Tennessee Ridge, TN1,47042%15%
      Chatham, NY1,47061%23%
      Source: The Chatham, 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.