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  • West Hollow Middle School
  • 250 Old E Neck Rd, Melville
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,240
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Sunquam Elementary School
  • 515 Sweet Hollow Rd, Melville
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 664
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Sagamore Children's Psychiatric Center
  • 197 Half Hollow Rd, Melville
  • Grades: 5 - 12 · Students: 62
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1

Melville school information

IndexMelvilleNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores60%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools44,06079,221
Total private schools21,09224,874
Total post-secondary schools14837,963
The Melville, NY educational system consists of 4 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Melville public schools have average test scores of 60% which is 25% higher than than the New York average and 22% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Melville public schools is n/a, compared to n/a in New York and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 95.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 95.2% have completed high school, 55.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 11.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Melville

IndexMelvilleNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade95.4%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school95.2%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college75.2%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree61.6%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors55.4%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters27.8%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree11.1%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.6%1.5%1.3%

Melville, NY School Districts

Half Hollow Hills Central School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Melville. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Melville, NY schools is 60%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Melville, NY, an average of 95.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Melville schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Melville, NY schools.

Source: The Melville, 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.