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  • Wheatley School
  • 11 Bacon Rd, Old Westbury
  • Grades: 8 - 12 · Students: 731
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
  • Westbury High School
  • 1 Post Rd, Old Westbury
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,349
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1

Old Westbury school information

IndexOld WestburyNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores91%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools24,06079,221
Total private schools21,09224,874
Total post-secondary schools24837,963
The Old Westbury, NY educational system consists of 2 public schools, 2 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools. Old Westbury public schools have average test scores of 91% which is 89% higher than than the New York average and 85% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Old Westbury public schools is n/a, compared to n/a in New York and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 96.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 96.3% have completed high school, 74.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 27.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Old Westbury

IndexOld WestburyNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade96.4%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school96.3%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college85.8%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree80.9%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors74.3%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters43.6%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree27.4%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate7.2%1.5%1.3%

There are a total of 2 public schools, 2 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Old Westbury. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Old Westbury, NY schools is 91%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Old Westbury, NY, an average of 96.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 96.3% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Old Westbury 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 Old Westbury, NY schools.

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Greenfield CDP, CA4,58223%54%
Blue Point, NY4,58150%1%
Philomath, OR4,58459%20%
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Bremen, IN4,57778%59%
Old Westbury, NY4,58291%85%
Source: The Old Westbury, 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.