Avg. test scores 7%
High school dipl. 9%
Bachelors degree 33%

Farmingdale school information

IndexFarmingdaleNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores46%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools54,06079,221
Total private schools21,09224,874
Total post-secondary schools14837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Farmingdale are 7% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Farmingdale
  • 91.1% of people in Farmingdale have completed 8th grade
  • 90.5% of people in Farmingdale have completed high school
  • 40.4% of people in Farmingdale have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Farmingdale

      IndexFarmingdaleNew YorkNational
      Completed 8th grade91.1%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school90.5%82.1%83.0%
      Completed some college66.4%59.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree49.3%43.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors40.4%34.7%30.3%
      Completed masters15.8%15.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.7%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.3%1.5%1.3%

      Farmingdale, NY School Districts

      • Farmingdale Union Free School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Farmingdale. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Farmingdale, NY schools is 46%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Farmingdale, NY, an average of 91.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.5% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Hewlett Bay Park, NY36699%100%
      Old Westbury, NY4,58291%85%
      Manhasset, NY7,99687%76%
      Lake Success, NY3,08485%73%
      Searingtown, NY4,72783%69%
      Farmingdale, NY8,53246%7%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Flowood, MS8,53246%7%
      Meadowbrook, AL8,53460%21%
      Kensington, CT8,52860%22%
      Northfield, NJ8,53750%2%
      Bradford, PA8,54059%19%
      Farmingdale, NY8,53246%7%
      Source: The Farmingdale, 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.