Lawrence school information

IndexLawrenceNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores35%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools24,06079,221
Total private schools41,09224,874
Total post-secondary schools14837,963
The Lawrence, NY educational system consists of 2 public schools, 4 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Lawrence public schools have average test scores of 35% which is 27% lower than than the New York average and 29% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Lawrence public schools is n/a, compared to n/a in New York and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 98.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 98.5% have completed high school, 76.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 21.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Lawrence are 29% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Lawrence.
  • 98.8% of people in Lawrence have completed 8th grade.
  • 98.5% of people in Lawrence have completed high school.
  • 76.2% of people in Lawrence have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Lawrence

IndexLawrenceNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade98.8%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school98.5%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college94.9%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree82.3%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors76.2%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters47.9%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree21.2%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate4.7%1.5%1.3%

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

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Lake Success, NY3,08485%73%
Searingtown, NY4,72783%69%
Lawrence, NY6,52635%29%

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Lawrence, NY6,52635%29%
Source: The Lawrence, 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.