Avg. test scores 44%
High school dipl. 14%
Bachelors degree 91%

Dix Hills school information

IndexDix HillsNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores71%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools134,06079,221
Total private schools21,09224,874
Total post-secondary schools14837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dix Hills are 44% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 13 public schools in Dix Hills
  • 95.2% of people in Dix Hills have completed 8th grade
  • 94.7% of people in Dix Hills have completed high school
  • 58.0% of people in Dix Hills have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dix Hills

      IndexDix HillsNew YorkNational
      Completed 8th grade95.2%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school94.7%82.1%83.0%
      Completed some college78.2%59.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree65.6%43.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors58.0%34.7%30.3%
      Completed masters29.9%15.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree12.0%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.5%1.5%1.3%

      Dix Hills, NY School Districts

      • Half Hollow Hills Central School District
      • Commack Union Free School District

      There are a total of 13 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Dix Hills. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dix Hills, NY schools is 71%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Dix Hills, NY, an average of 95.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 94.7% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Old Westbury, NY4,58291%85%
      Glen Head, NY4,86083%69%
      Old Greenwich, CT7,00082%67%
      Jericho, NY13,73082%66%
      Lattingtown, NY1,67181%65%
      Dix Hills, NY27,40371%44%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Reisterstown, MD27,40142%14%
      Lake Jackson, TX27,40779%61%
      Jeffersontown, KY27,39551%3%
      West Chicago, IL27,42023%52%
      Cornelius, NC27,42666%34%
      Dix Hills, NY27,40371%44%
      Source: The Dix Hills, 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.