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  • Palmyra-macedon Senior High School
  • 151 Hyde Pkwy, Palmyra
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 614
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 12:1
  • Palmyra-macedon Middle School
  • 163 Hyde Pkwy, Palmyra
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 405
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Palmyra-macedon Primary School
  • 120 Canandaigua St, Palmyra
  • Grades: KG - 2 · Students: 416
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1

Palmyra school information

IndexPalmyraNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores65%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools34,06079,221
Total private schools31,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963
The Palmyra, NY educational system consists of 3 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Palmyra public schools have average test scores of 65% which is 35% higher than than the New York average and 32% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Palmyra public schools is n/a, compared to n/a in New York and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 82.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 80.6% have completed high school, 19.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Palmyra

IndexPalmyraNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade82.5%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school80.6%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college48.9%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.1%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.7%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters6.6%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.2%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.5%1.3%

Palmyra, NY School Districts

Palmyra-Macedon Central School District

There are a total of 3 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Palmyra. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Palmyra, NY schools is 65%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Palmyra, NY, an average of 82.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.6% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Palmyra 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 Palmyra, NY schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Pittsford, NY1,57379%60%
East Rochester, NY6,67966%34%
Bloomfield, NY1,41264%30%
Fairport, NY5,37264%30%
Webster, NY5,53263%29%
Palmyra, NY3,43865%32%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Myrtle Creek, OR3,43834%31%
Frontenac, KS3,43835%28%
Port Ewen, NY3,43735%30%
Lillington, NC3,43626%47%
Roland, OK3,43665%32%
Palmyra, NY3,43865%32%
Source: The Palmyra, 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.