Kingston school information

IndexKingstonNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores38%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools124,06079,221
Total private schools71,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963
The Kingston, NY educational system consists of 12 public schools, 7 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Kingston public schools have average test scores of 38% which is 20% lower than than the New York average and 22% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Kingston public schools is n/a, compared to n/a in New York and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 77.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 76.0% have completed high school, 24.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Kingston are 22% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 12 public schools in Kingston.
  • 77.0% of people in Kingston have completed 8th grade.
  • 76.0% of people in Kingston have completed high school.
  • 24.0% of people in Kingston have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Kingston

IndexKingstonNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade77.0%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school76.0%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college50.8%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree32.8%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors24.0%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters10.0%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.2%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.5%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Kingston (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Red Hook, NY1,73964%29%
Rhinebeck, NY2,61463%27%
New Paltz, NY7,03456%13%
Hurley, NY3,33755%11%
Highland, NY5,42953%8%
Kingston, NY23,50638%22%

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Cloverleaf, TX23,50574%51%
Faribault, MN23,53043%12%
Candler-McAfee, GA23,47825%49%
Keene, NH23,53754%10%
Dinuba, CA23,46524%50%
Kingston, NY23,50638%22%
Source: The Kingston, 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.