Avg. test scores 16%
High school dipl. 13%
Bachelors degree 28%
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Wading River school information

IndexWading RiverNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores56%56%48%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools24,06079,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Wading River are 16% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 2 public schools in Wading River
  • 93.8% of people in Wading River have completed 8th grade
  • 93.8% of people in Wading River have completed high school
  • 38.7% of people in Wading River have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Wading River

      IndexWading RiverNew YorkNational
      Completed 8th grade93.8%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school93.8%82.1%83.0%
      Completed some college72.0%59.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree53.4%43.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors38.7%34.7%30.3%
      Completed masters20.1%15.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.7%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.6%1.5%1.3%

      Wading River, NY School Districts

      • Shoreham-Wading River Central School District

      There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Wading River. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Wading River, NY schools is 56%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Wading River, NY, an average of 93.8% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 93.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Shoreham, NY40682%69.4%
      Quogue, NY82080%66.2%
      Setauket-East Setauket, NY14,17480%65.2%
      Port Jefferson, NY7,79577%60.4%
      Mattituck, NY4,68677%60.0%
      Wading River, NY7,74256%16.4%

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      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Quincy, FL7,74346%5.2%
      Three Rivers, MI7,74340%16.0%
      Princeton, IL7,74133%31.1%
      Lander, WY7,74449%2.0%
      Southwest Ranches, FL7,74576%58.3%
      Wading River, NY7,74256%16.4%
      Source: The Wading River, 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.