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95%
  • New Paltz Senior High School
  • 196 Main St, New Paltz
  • NEW PALTZ CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 771
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
37%
  • Lenape Elementary School
  • 196 Main St, New Paltz
  • NEW PALTZ CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 484
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
36%
  • New Paltz Middle School
  • 196 Main St, New Paltz
  • NEW PALTZ CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 561
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
n/a
  • Duzine School
  • 31 Sunset Ridge, New Paltz
  • NEW PALTZ CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • Grades: KG - 2 · Students: 440
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
n/a
  • Ulster Boces
  • 175 Rte 32 N, New Paltz
  • ULSTER BOCES
  • Grades: 3 - 12 · Students: 184
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
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New Paltz school information

IndexNew PaltzNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores56%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools54,06079,221
Total private schools21,09224,874
Total post-secondary schools24837,963
The New Paltz, NY educational system consists of 5 public schools, 2 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools. New Paltz public schools have average test scores of 56% which is 16% higher than than the New York average and 13% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of New Paltz public schools is n/a, compared to n/a in New York and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 94.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 94.0% have completed high school, 67.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 7.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in New Paltz

IndexNew PaltzNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade94.0%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school94.0%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college84.4%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree74.0%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors67.3%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters38.6%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree7.1%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.7%1.5%1.3%

New Paltz, NY School Districts

New Paltz Central School District

There are a total of 5 public schools, 2 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in New Paltz. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for New Paltz, NY schools is 56%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In New Paltz, NY, an average of 94.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 94.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of New Paltz 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 New Paltz, NY schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Hopewell Junction, NY36175%51%
Spackenkill, NY4,28072%46%
Freedom Plains, NY45964%30%
Myers Corner, NY6,90864%29%
Rhinebeck, NY2,61463%27%
New Paltz, NY7,03456%13%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Twin Rivers, NJ7,03456%14%
Fayetteville, TN7,03357%16%
Ridley Park, PA7,03250%1%
Lexington, VA7,03683%68%
Archbald, PA7,03659%19%
New Paltz, NY7,03456%13%
Source: The New Paltz, 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.