Elmsford school information

IndexElmsfordNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores42%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools44,06079,221
Total private schools11,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963
The Elmsford, NY educational system consists of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Elmsford public schools have average test scores of 42% which is 13% lower than than the New York average and 15% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Elmsford public schools is n/a, compared to n/a in New York and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 78.9% of students have completed 8th grade, 78.0% have completed high school, 37.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Elmsford are 15% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in Elmsford.
  • 78.9% of people in Elmsford have completed 8th grade.
  • 78.0% of people in Elmsford have completed high school.
  • 37.3% of people in Elmsford have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Elmsford

IndexElmsfordNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade78.9%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school78.0%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college61.0%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree44.3%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors37.3%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters17.5%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.1%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.5%1.3%

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

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Elmsford, NY4,81442%15%

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Source: The Elmsford, 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.