Berne-Knox-Westerlo Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 6

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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
1738 Helderberg Trail
Berne, NY 12023
Phone
(518) 872-2030
District
BERNE-KNOX-WESTERLO CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
ALBANY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
408
Classroom Teachers
29

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

7

(10 is best)

Better than 61.9% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Berne-Knox-Westerlo Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 56 54
Proficiency in Reading 56 52
Proficiency in Math 56 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 49
Proficiency in Reading 46 48
Proficiency in Math 60 51

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 39 42
Proficiency in Reading 30 38
Proficiency in Math 47 47

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 48
Proficiency in Reading 56 47
Proficiency in Math 63 48

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.91
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.06
AVG FOR STATE 12.73
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 24 5.9%
Kindergarten 52 12.7%
Grade 1 68 16.7%
Grade 2 44 10.8%
Grade 3 46 11.3%
Grade 4 52 12.7%
Grade 5 60 14.7%
Grade 6 62 15.2%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 408 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 96.8% 96.1% 44.0%
Black 0.7% 0.8% 17.3%
Hispanic 2.0% 2.1% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 0.5% 9.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.5% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.2% 37.6% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.6% 31.5% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.6% 6.1% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 6,364 19,453,561
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 53.0 410
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.3% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.9% 34.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.8% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 16.8% 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,394 7,283,347
Single Parent Households With Children 5.6% 10.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.0% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 32.1% 35.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.7% 17.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 24.2% 15.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 16.1% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.6% 15.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.5% 15.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.8% 12.9%
$15,000 or less 2.0% 11.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $15,299 $11,657,838 55.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $814 $620,268 2.9%
Staff $911 $694,182 3.3%
General Administration $861 $656,082 3.1%
School Administration $1,151 $877,062 4.1%
Operation $1,988 $1,514,856 7.2%
Transportation $3,157 $2,405,634 11.4%
Other $694 $528,828 2.5%
Total Support $9,576 $7,296,912 34.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,912 $2,218,944 10.5%
Total Expenditures $27,787 $21,173,694 100.0%
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%