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For the 2021 school year, there are 38 public schools in St. Lawrence County, NY, serving 15,334 students. St. Lawrence County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
St. Lawrence County, NY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the New York public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in St. Lawrence County have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New York public schools.
The top ranked public schools in St. Lawrence County, NY are H C Williams Senior High School, Massena Senior High School and Potsdam Senior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is less than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York public school average of 13:1.

Top St. Lawrence County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • H C Williams Senior High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    99 State St
    Canton, NY 13617
    (315) 386-8561

    Grades: 9-12 | 400 students
  • Massena Senior High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    84 Nightengale Ave
    Massena, NY 13662
    (315) 764-3710

    Grades: 9-12 | 836 students
  • Potsdam Senior High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    29 Leroy St
    Potsdam, NY 13676
    (315) 265-2000

    Grades: 8-12 | 389 students
  • Norwood-norfolk School Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7852 State Hwy 56
    Norwood, NY 13668
    (315) 353-6631

    Grades: 9-12 | 266 students
  • Saint Lawrence High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1039 State Hwy 11c
    Brasher Falls, NY 13613
    (315) 389-5131

    Grades: 9-12 | 352 students
  • Parishville-hopkinton Junior-senior High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    12 County Rt 47
    Parishville, NY 13672
    (315) 265-4642

    Grades: 7-12 | 215 students
  • Colton-pierrepont Central School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4921 State Hwy 56
    Colton, NY 13625
    (315) 262-2100

    Grades: PK-12 | 343 students
  • Clifton-fine Junior-senior High School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    11 Hall Ave
    Star Lake, NY 13690
    (315) 848-3333

    Grades: 7-12 | 138 students
  • J M Mckenney Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    99 State St
    Canton, NY 13617
    (315) 386-8561

    Grades: 5-8 | 369 students
  • Parishville-hopkinton Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    12 County Rt 47
    Parishville, NY 13672
    (315) 265-4642

    Grades: PK-6 | 217 students
  • Edwards-knox Junior-senior High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2512 County Route 24
    Hermon, NY 13652
    (315) 562-8131

    Grades: 7-12 | 248 students
  • Heuvelton Central School Math: 52% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    87 Washington St
    Heuvelton, NY 13654
    (315) 344-2414

    Grades: PK-12 | 539 students
  • Madrid-waddington Junior-senior High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2582 State Hwy 345
    Madrid, NY 13660
    (315) 322-5746

    Grades: 6-12 | 368 students
  • Nightengale Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    84 Nightengale Ave
    Massena, NY 13662
    (315) 764-3750

    Grades: PK-6 | 445 students
  • Lawrence Avenue Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    29 Leroy St
    Potsdam, NY 13676
    (315) 265-2000

    Grades: PK-4 | 537 students
  • F S Banford Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    99 State St
    Canton, NY 13617
    (315) 386-8561

    Grades: PK-4 | 533 students
  • Lisbon Central School Math: 50% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6866 County Rt 10
    Lisbon, NY 13658
    (315) 393-4951

    Grades: PK-12 | 586 students
  • Madison Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    25 Owl Ave
    Massena, NY 13662
    (315) 764-3740

    Grades: PK-6 | 462 students
  • A A Kingston Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    29 Leroy St
    Potsdam, NY 13676
    (315) 265-2000

    Grades: 5-8 | 416 students
  • Ogdensburg Free Academy Math: 47% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1100 State St
    Ogdensburg, NY 13669
    (315) 393-0900

    Grades: 7-12 | 698 students
  • Morristown Central School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    408 Gouverneur St
    Morristown, NY 13664
    (315) 375-8814

    Grades: PK-12 | 332 students
  • Jefferson Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    75 Bayley Rd
    Massena, NY 13662
    (315) 764-3730

    Grades: PK-6 | 468 students
  • St Lawrence Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1039 State Hwy 11c
    Brasher Falls, NY 13613
    (315) 389-5131

    Grades: 5-8 | 295 students
  • Gouverneur Junior-senior High School Math: 43% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    113 E Barney St
    Gouverneur, NY 13642
    (315) 287-1900

    Grades: 5-12 | 901 students
  • Madill School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    800 Jefferson Ave
    Ogdensburg, NY 13669
    (315) 393-7729

    Grades: PK-6 | 301 students
  • Saint Lawrence Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1039 State Hwy 11c
    Brasher Falls, NY 13613
    (315) 389-5131

    Grades: PK-4 | 416 students
  • John F Kennedy School Math: 41% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    801-809 Park St
    Ogdensburg, NY 13669
    (315) 393-4264

    Grades: PK-6 | 647 students
  • Hammond Central School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    51 S Main St
    Hammond, NY 13646
    (315) 324-5931

    Grades: PK-12 | 277 students
  • Edwards-knox Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2512 County Route 24
    Hermon, NY 13652
    (315) 562-8132

    Grades: PK-6 | 297 students
  • Norwood-norfolk Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7852 State Hwy 56
    Norwood, NY 13668
    (315) 353-6674

    Grades: PK-4 | 433 students
  • Madrid-waddington Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2582 State Hwy 345
    Madrid, NY 13660
    (315) 322-5634

    Grades: PK-5 | 329 students
  • Hermon-dekalb Central School Math: 36% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    709 E Dekalb Rd
    De Kalb Junction, NY 13630
    (315) 347-3442

    Grades: PK-12 | 407 students
  • Clifton-fine Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11 Hall Ave
    Star Lake, NY 13690
    (315) 848-3333

    Grades: PK-6 | 179 students
  • J William Leary Junior High School Math: 29% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1 School St
    Massena, NY 13662
    (315) 764-3720

    Grades: 7-8 | 420 students
  • Norwood-norfolk Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7852 State Hwy 56
    Norwood, NY 13668
    (315) 353-6631

    Grades: 5-8 | 308 students
  • Show 3 more public schools in St. Lawrence County, NY (out of 38 total schools)
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