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Avg. test scores 81%
High school dipl. 18%
Bachelors degree 189%
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Scarsdale school information

IndexScarsdaleNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores87%56%48%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools114,06079,221
Total private schools41,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Scarsdale are 81% 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%

      Scarsdale, NY School Districts

      • Scarsdale Union Free School District

      There are a total of 11 public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Scarsdale. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Scarsdale, NY schools is 87%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Scarsdale, NY, an average of 98.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 98.0% have completed high school.

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      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Orangeburg, NY4,19298%102.6%
      Teterboro, NJ8695%96.4%
      Sea Cliff, NY5,06992%91.2%
      Old Westbury, NY4,58291%88.1%
      Jericho, NY13,73090%86.6%
      Scarsdale, NY17,68487%81.4%

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      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Wahiawa, HI17,69652%7.6%
      Seabrook, MD17,66844%9.6%
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      Marion, IL17,70333%31.0%
      Hannibal, MO17,70749%2.1%
      Scarsdale, NY17,68487%81.4%
      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.