Farnsworth Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
6072 State Farm Rd
Guilderland, NY 12084
Phone
(518) 456-6010
District
GUILDERLAND CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
ALBANY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1088
Classroom Teachers
96

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

7

(10 is best)

Better than 66.7% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Farnsworth Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 48
Proficiency in Reading 60 47
Proficiency in Math 63 48

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 57 42
Proficiency in Reading 51 40
Proficiency in Math 63 44

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 45 39
Proficiency in Reading 53 47
Proficiency in Math 36.0 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.30
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.49
AVG FOR STATE 12.73
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 0 0.0%
Grade 2 0 0.0%
Grade 3 0 0.0%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 0 0.0%
Grade 6 348 32.0%
Grade 7 359 33.0%
Grade 8 370 34.0%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 1088 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 77.6% 78.0% 44.0%
Black 4.2% 4.1% 17.3%
Hispanic 5.2% 3.9% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 12.8% 13.6% 9.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 20.2% 18.1% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.6% 16.1% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.6% 2.1% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 36,781 19,542,209
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 768.7 412
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.8% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.4% 34.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.4% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 17.3% 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 15,072 7,316,537
Single Parent Households With Children 6.3% 10.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.3% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 52.9% 35.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 19.6% 17.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.2% 15.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.9% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.4% 15.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.9% 15.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.3% 12.9%
$15,000 or less 5.7% 11.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,004 $57,787,256 58.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $781 $3,759,734 3.8%
Staff $645 $3,105,030 3.2%
General Administration $276 $1,328,664 1.4%
School Administration $1,047 $5,040,258 5.1%
Operation $1,274 $6,133,036 6.2%
Transportation $1,235 $5,945,290 6.1%
Other $461 $2,219,254 2.3%
Total Support $5,720 $27,536,080 28.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,695 $12,973,730 13.2%
Total Expenditures $20,419 $98,297,066 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,565 $23,130,768,419 57.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $617 $1,667,305,640 4.2%
Staff $511 $1,380,892,424 3.4%
General Administration $315 $849,713,552 2.1%
School Administration $593 $1,601,010,298 4.0%
Operation $1,022 $2,759,510,008 6.9%
Transportation $819 $2,212,954,110 5.5%
Other $371 $1,001,621,336 2.5%
Total Support $4,248 $11,473,049,755 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,038 $5,503,281,991 13.7%
Total Expenditures $14,851 $40,107,079,029 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%