Avg. test scores 6%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 96%

Dobbs Ferry school information

IndexDobbs FerryNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores52%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools64,06079,221
Total private schools21,09224,874
Total post-secondary schools14837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Dobbs Ferry are 6% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in Dobbs Ferry
  • 92.3% of people in Dobbs Ferry have completed 8th grade
  • 92.1% of people in Dobbs Ferry have completed high school
  • 59.3% of people in Dobbs Ferry have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Dobbs Ferry

      IndexDobbs FerryNew YorkNational
      Completed 8th grade92.3%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school92.1%82.1%83.0%
      Completed some college75.8%59.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree63.7%43.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors59.3%34.7%30.3%
      Completed masters32.0%15.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree11.0%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate3.3%1.5%1.3%

      Dobbs Ferry, NY School Districts

      • Dobbs Ferry Union Free School District

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Dobbs Ferry. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dobbs Ferry, NY schools is 52%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Dobbs Ferry, NY, an average of 92.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 92.1% have completed high school.

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      Dobbs Ferry, NY11,05852%6%

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      Dobbs Ferry, NY11,05852%6%
      Source: The Dobbs Ferry, 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.