Scarsdale school information

IndexScarsdaleNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores73%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools114,06079,221
Total private schools41,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963
The Scarsdale, NY educational system consists of 11 public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Scarsdale public schools have average test scores of 73% which is 52% higher than than the New York average and 49% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Scarsdale public schools is n/a, compared to n/a in New York and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 98.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 98.0% have completed high school, 87.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 26.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Scarsdale are 49% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 11 public schools in Scarsdale.
  • 98.1% of people in Scarsdale have completed 8th grade.
  • 98.0% of people in Scarsdale have completed high school.
  • 87.6% of people in Scarsdale have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Scarsdale

IndexScarsdaleNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade98.1%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school98.0%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college93.8%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree89.5%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors87.6%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters57.0%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree26.8%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate5.5%1.5%1.3%

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

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Orangeburg, NY4,19299%100%
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Manhasset, NY7,99687%76%
Glen Head, NY4,86083%69%
Scarsdale, NY17,68473%49%

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Scarsdale, NY17,68473%49%
Source: The Scarsdale, 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.