Avg. test scores 10%
High school dipl. 12%
Bachelors degree 52%

Lackawanna school information

IndexLackawannaNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores54%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools104,06079,221
Total private schools21,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lackawanna are 10% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 10 public schools in Lackawanna
  • 75.5% of people in Lackawanna have completed 8th grade
  • 73.4% of people in Lackawanna have completed high school
  • 14.5% of people in Lackawanna have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lackawanna

      IndexLackawannaNew YorkNational
      Completed 8th grade75.5%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school73.4%82.1%83.0%
      Completed some college43.2%59.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree25.2%43.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors14.5%34.7%30.3%
      Completed masters4.9%15.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.6%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.5%1.3%

      Lackawanna, NY School Districts

      • Lackawanna City School District

      There are a total of 10 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lackawanna. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lackawanna, NY schools is 54%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Lackawanna, NY, an average of 75.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 73.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Clarence, NY2,92778%58%
      Williamsville, NY5,26969%40%
      Hamburg, NY9,57668%38%
      Orchard Park, NY3,19765%33%
      Eden, NY3,26261%23%
      Lackawanna, NY17,99254%10%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Fairhope, AL17,99655%11%
      Wisconsin Rapids, WI17,98751%3%
      Suwanee, GA18,00169%40%
      Springboro, OH17,97889%80%
      Westbrook, ME17,96935%30%
      Lackawanna, NY17,99254%10%
      Source: The Lackawanna, 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.