Colonie school information

IndexColonieNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores52%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
The Colonie, NY educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Colonie public schools have average test scores of 52% which is 8% higher than than the New York average and 6% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Colonie public schools is n/a, compared to n/a in New York and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 90.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 90.0% have completed high school, 33.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Colonie are 6% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately n/a public schools in Colonie.
  • 90.8% of people in Colonie have completed 8th grade.
  • 90.0% of people in Colonie have completed high school.
  • 33.6% of people in Colonie have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Colonie

IndexColonieNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade90.8%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school90.0%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college67.2%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree48.6%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors33.6%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters15.1%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.6%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.9%1.5%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Colonie (high school & post-secondary)

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Colonie, NY7,88852%6%

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Source: The Colonie, 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.