Avg. test scores 74%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 28%

Highland Falls school information

IndexHighland FallsNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores27%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools24,06079,221
Total private schools11,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Highland Falls are 46% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Highland Falls
  • 92.2% of people in Highland Falls have completed 8th grade
  • 91.2% of people in Highland Falls have completed high school
  • 38.8% of people in Highland Falls have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Highland Falls

      IndexHighland FallsNew YorkNational
      Completed 8th grade92.2%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school91.2%82.1%83.0%
      Completed some college68.9%59.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree49.8%43.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors38.8%34.7%30.3%
      Completed masters16.8%15.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.2%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate3.3%1.5%1.3%

      Highland Falls, NY School Districts

      • Highland Falls Central School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Highland Falls. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Highland Falls, NY schools is 27%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Highland Falls, NY, an average of 92.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lincolndale, NY1,64498%98%
      Carmel Hamlet, NY6,27897%97%
      Fort Montgomery, NY1,54494%90%
      Cold Spring, NY1,78176%54%
      Chappaqua, NY1,32875%53%
      Highland Falls, NY3,82827%46%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Quitman, GA3,82720%59%
      Hugoton, KS3,83128%43%
      Gouverneur, NY3,83129%42%
      Coal Valley, IL3,82537%25%
      Madison, IL3,8258%83%
      Highland Falls, NY3,82827%46%
      Source: The Highland Falls, 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.