Avg. test scores 42%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 59%

Gouverneur school information

IndexGouverneurNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores29%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools54,06079,221
Total private schools11,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Gouverneur are 42% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 5 public schools in Gouverneur
  • 77.1% of people in Gouverneur have completed 8th grade
  • 76.5% of people in Gouverneur have completed high school
  • 12.4% of people in Gouverneur have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Gouverneur

      IndexGouverneurNew YorkNational
      Completed 8th grade77.1%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school76.5%82.1%83.0%
      Completed some college46.8%59.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree19.9%43.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.4%34.7%30.3%
      Completed masters6.9%15.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.3%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.5%1.3%

      Gouverneur, NY School Districts

      • Gouverneur Central School District

      There are a total of 5 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Gouverneur. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Gouverneur, NY schools is 29%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Gouverneur, NY, an average of 77.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.5% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Philadelphia, NY1,06053%8%
      Hammond, NY33535%30%
      Harrisville, NY62031%38%
      Hermon, NY40131%38%
      Antwerp, NY57530%40%
      Gouverneur, NY3,83129%42%

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      Lancaster, KY3,83144%10%
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      Hugoton, KS3,83128%43%
      Green Oaks, IL3,83276%53%
      Bishop, CA3,83230%39%
      Gouverneur, NY3,83129%42%
      Source: The Gouverneur, 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.