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99%
  • Half Hollow Hills High School West
  • 375 Wolf Hill Rd, Dix Hills
  • HALF HOLLOW HILLS CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,455
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
98%
  • Half Hollow Hills High School East
  • 50 Vanderbilt Pky, Dix Hills
  • HALF HOLLOW HILLS CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,909
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
73%
  • Vanderbilt Elementary School
  • 350 Deer Park Ave, Dix Hills
  • HALF HOLLOW HILLS CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 703
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
66%
  • Candlewood Middle School
  • 1200 Carll's Strt Pth, Dix Hills
  • HALF HOLLOW HILLS CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 939
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
60%
  • Signal Hill Elementary School
  • 670 Caledonia Rd, Dix Hills
  • HALF HOLLOW HILLS CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 727
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
59%
  • Commack Middle School
  • Po Box 150, Dix Hills
  • COMMACK UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,710
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
59%
  • Paumanok Elementary School
  • 1 Seaman Neck Rd, Dix Hills
  • HALF HOLLOW HILLS CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 636
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
57%
  • Otsego Elementary School
  • 55 Otsego Ave, Dix Hills
  • HALF HOLLOW HILLS CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 577
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
n/a
  • Brentwood Residential Center
  • 1230 Commack Rd, Dix Hills
  • NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES (OCFS)
  • Grades: 8 - 10 · Students: 17
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Rolling Hills School
  • 25 Mcculloch Dr, Dix Hills
  • COMMACK UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 2 · Students: 246
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
n/a
  • Western Suffolk Boces
  • Po Box 8007, Dix Hills
  • WESTERN SUFFOLK BOCES
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 936
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 22:1
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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
The Dix Hills, NY educational system consists of 13 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Dix Hills public schools have average test scores of 71% which is 47% higher than than the New York average and 44% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Dix Hills public schools is n/a, compared to n/a in New York and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 95.2% of students have completed 8th grade, 94.7% have completed high school, 58.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 12.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

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%

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.

To customize your list of Dix Hills 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 Dix Hills, NY schools.

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Old Westbury, NY4,58291%85%
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Jericho, NY13,73082%66%
Lattingtown, NY1,67181%65%
Dix Hills, NY27,40371%44%

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Reisterstown, MD27,40142%14%
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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.