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Avg. test scores 43%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 76%

Great Neck school information

IndexGreat NeckNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores71%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools94,06079,221
Total private schools21,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Great Neck are 43% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 9 public schools in Great Neck
  • 90.3% of people in Great Neck have completed 8th grade
  • 88.6% of people in Great Neck have completed high school
  • 53.4% of people in Great Neck have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Great Neck

      IndexGreat NeckNew YorkNational
      Completed 8th grade90.3%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school88.6%82.1%83.0%
      Completed some college72.6%59.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree58.0%43.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors53.4%34.7%30.3%
      Completed masters26.1%15.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree13.1%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate4.8%1.5%1.3%

      Great Neck, NY School Districts

      • Great Neck Union Free School District

      There are a total of 9 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Great Neck. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Great Neck, NY schools is 71%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Great Neck, NY, an average of 90.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 88.6% 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%
      Great Neck, NY10,18371%43%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Jennings, LA10,18065%32%
      Marlton, NJ10,18750%1%
      Columbia, IL10,19347%5%
      Waterloo, IL10,19760%21%
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      Great Neck, NY10,18371%43%
      Source: The Great Neck, 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.