Avg. test scores 15%
High school dipl. 3%
Bachelors degree 2%

Lake Placid school information

IndexLake PlacidNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores42%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools24,06079,221
Total private schools51,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Lake Placid are 15% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Lake Placid
  • 80.6% of people in Lake Placid have completed 8th grade
  • 80.6% of people in Lake Placid have completed high school
  • 29.8% of people in Lake Placid have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Lake Placid

      IndexLake PlacidNew YorkNational
      Completed 8th grade80.6%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school80.6%82.1%83.0%
      Completed some college60.4%59.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree40.0%43.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors29.8%34.7%30.3%
      Completed masters8.4%15.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.8%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.5%1.3%

      Lake Placid, NY School Districts

      • Lake Placid Central School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, 5 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lake Placid. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lake Placid, NY schools is 42%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Lake Placid, NY, an average of 80.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.6% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Saranac Lake, NY5,56947%4%
      Lake Placid, NY2,63942%15%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Macon, MS2,64018%63%
      Clarkson Valley, MO2,63875%53%
      Ware Shoals, SC2,63853%7%
      Filer, ID2,64034%32%
      Gibsonia, PA2,64079%60%
      Lake Placid, NY2,63942%15%
      Source: The Lake Placid, 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.