Avg. test scores 13%
High school dipl. 10%
Bachelors degree 22%

Lake Grove school information

IndexLake GroveNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores43%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools34,06079,221
Total private schools21,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lake Grove are 13% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Lake Grove
  • 92.2% of people in Lake Grove have completed 8th grade
  • 91.4% of people in Lake Grove have completed high school
  • 37.1% of people in Lake Grove have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lake Grove

      IndexLake GroveNew YorkNational
      Completed 8th grade92.2%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school91.4%82.1%83.0%
      Completed some college65.1%59.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree45.3%43.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors37.1%34.7%30.3%
      Completed masters17.0%15.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.9%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate2.1%1.5%1.3%

      Lake Grove, NY School Districts

      • Sachem Central School District
      • Middle Country Central School District

      There are a total of 3 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lake Grove. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lake Grove, NY schools is 43%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Lake Grove, NY, an average of 92.2% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.4% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Greenlawn, NY14,20880%62%
      Ridge, NY13,12974%49%
      Port Jefferson, NY7,79573%48%
      West Sayville, NY4,87572%47%
      St. James, NY13,51272%47%
      Lake Grove, NY11,20643%13%

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      Tarboro, NC11,20625%48%
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      Piedmont, CA11,20184%72%
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      Lake Grove, NY11,20643%13%
      Source: The Lake Grove, 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.