Thornwood school information

IndexThornwoodNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores62%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools34,06079,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963
The Thornwood, NY educational system consists of 3 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Thornwood public schools have average test scores of 62% which is 29% higher than than the New York average and 26% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Thornwood public schools is n/a, compared to n/a in New York and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 89.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.7% have completed high school, 46.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 5.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

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  • The average school test scores in Thornwood are 26% higher than the national average.
  • There are approximately 3 public schools in Thornwood.
  • 89.5% of people in Thornwood have completed 8th grade.
  • 88.7% of people in Thornwood have completed high school.
  • 46.4% of people in Thornwood have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Thornwood

IndexThornwoodNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade89.5%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school88.7%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college66.9%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree54.3%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors46.4%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters21.6%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.1%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.5%1.3%

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

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Orangeburg, NY4,19299%100%
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Old Greenwich, CT7,00082%67%
Thornwood, NY4,00662%26%

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Thornwood, NY4,00662%26%
Source: The Thornwood, 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.