Berne-Knox-Westerlo Junior-Senior High School

Serves grades 7 - 12

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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) 872-1482
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
347
Classroom Teachers
38

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

5

(10 is best)

Better than 48.1% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Berne-Knox-Westerlo Junior-Senior High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 32 42
Proficiency in Reading 42 40
Proficiency in Math 22 44

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 43 39
Proficiency in Reading 61 47
Proficiency in Math 24.0 31

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 71 76
Proficiency in Reading 89 84
Proficiency in Math 53 67

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 9.02
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 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 0 0.0%
Grade 7 65 18.7%
Grade 8 55 15.9%
Grade 9 55 15.9%
Grade 10 52 15.0%
Grade 11 68 19.6%
Grade 12 50 14.4%
Total 347 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 95.3% 96.1% 44.0%
Black 0.9% 0.8% 17.3%
Hispanic 2.3% 2.1% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 0.5% 9.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 0.5% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 36.9% 37.6% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.4% 31.5% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.5% 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%