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  • North Shore Senior High School
  • 450 Glen Cove Ave, Glen Head
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 911
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Glen Head Elementary School
  • 7 School St, Glen Head
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 403
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1

Glen Head school information

IndexGlen HeadNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores83%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools44,06079,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963
The Glen Head, NY educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Glen Head public schools have average test scores of 83% which is 72% higher than than the New York average and 69% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Glen Head public schools is n/a, compared to n/a in New York and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 91.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 90.7% have completed high school, 51.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 7.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Glen Head

IndexGlen HeadNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade91.4%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school90.7%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college73.0%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree58.0%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors51.6%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters26.3%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.9%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.5%1.3%

Glen Head, NY School Districts

North Shore Central School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Glen Head. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Glen Head, NY schools is 83%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Glen Head, NY, an average of 91.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 90.7% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Glen Head 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 Glen Head, NY schools.

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Glen Head, NY4,86083%69%
Source: The Glen Head, 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.
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