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Avg. test scores 64%
High school dipl. 1%
Bachelors degree 36%

Watertown school information

IndexWatertownNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores36%48%49%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools114,06079,221
Total private schools51,09224,874
Total post-secondary schools24837,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Watertown are 27% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 11 public schools in Watertown
  • 83.1% of people in Watertown have completed 8th grade
  • 81.8% of people in Watertown have completed high school
  • 19.3% of people in Watertown have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Watertown

      IndexWatertownNew YorkNational
      Completed 8th grade83.1%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school81.8%82.1%83.0%
      Completed some college55.9%59.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree31.3%43.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors19.3%34.7%30.3%
      Completed masters8.7%15.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree2.0%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.5%1.5%1.3%

      Watertown, NY School Districts

      • Watertown City School District

      There are a total of 11 public schools, 5 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Watertown. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Watertown, NY schools is 36%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Watertown, NY, an average of 83.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.8% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Adams, NY1,63465%32%
      Philadelphia, NY1,06053%8%
      Chaumont, NY88547%4%
      Belleville, NY19646%7%
      Sackets Harbor, NY1,50445%10%
      Watertown, NY26,99736%27%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Eureka, CA27,00238%23%
      Garden City, MI27,00930%38%
      Easton, PA27,01456%14%
      Tualatin, OR27,02464%29%
      South Laurel, MD26,95221%57%
      Watertown, NY26,99736%27%
      Source: The Watertown, 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.