Avg. test scores 29%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 20%
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West Islip school information

IndexWest IslipNew YorkNational
Average Test Scores62%56%48%
Student/Teacher ration/an/a16:1
Total public schools94,06079,221
Total private schools21,09224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a4837,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in West Islip are 29% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 9 public schools in West Islip
  • 92.6% of people in West Islip have completed 8th grade
  • 92.0% of people in West Islip have completed high school
  • 36.5% of people in West Islip have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in West Islip

      IndexWest IslipNew YorkNational
      Completed 8th grade92.6%83.5%84.3%
      Completed high school92.0%82.1%83.0%
      Completed some college65.6%59.5%59.4%
      Completed associate degree47.8%43.4%38.5%
      Completed bachelors36.5%34.7%30.3%
      Completed masters17.8%15.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree4.7%4.2%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.2%1.5%1.3%

      West Islip, NY School Districts

      • West Islip Union Free School District

      There are a total of 9 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in West Islip. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for West Islip, NY schools is 62%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In West Islip, NY, an average of 92.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 92.0% have completed high school.

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      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Jericho, NY13,73090%86.6%
      Old Bethpage, NY5,43990%86.0%
      Cold Spring Harbor, NY5,05587%80.8%
      East Meadow, NY37,22886%78.7%
      Plainview, NY26,08783%71.7%
      West Islip, NY27,23162%28.8%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Lindenhurst, NY27,23462%27.8%
      Deer Park, NY27,22369%44.1%
      Glen Cove, NY27,24652%8.8%
      Fitchburg, WI27,25455%13.3%
      Anderson, SC27,20652%7.3%
      West Islip, NY27,23162%28.8%
      Source: The West Islip, 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.