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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Schenectady


Burnt Hills Ballston Lake Central School District Details

Burnt Hills Ballston Lake Central School District
50 Cypress Dr
Scotia, NY 12302

3,100 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Burnt Hills Ballston Lake Central School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Senior High School
88 Lakehill Rd
Burnt Hills, NY, 12027
09-12
Charlton Heights Elementary School
170 Stage Rd
Ballston Lake, NY, 12019
KG-05
Francis L Stevens Elementary School
25 Lakehill Rd
Ballston Lake, NY, 12019
KG-05
Pashley Elementary School
30 Pashley Rd
Scotia, NY, 12302
KG-05
Richard H O'rourke Middle School
173 Lakehill Rd
Burnt Hills, NY, 12027
06-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 95.7% 46.3%
Black 1.1% 18.3%
Hispanic 1.6% 25.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.6% 9.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 11.5% 50.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.7% 44.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.8% 5.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,123 $38,539,017 64.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $639 $2,031,381 3.4%
Staff $353 $1,122,187 1.9%
General Administration $269 $855,151 1.4%
School Administration $740 $2,352,460 4.0%
Operation $1,224 $3,891,096 6.5%
Transportation $1,147 $3,646,313 6.1%
Other $269 $855,151 1.4%
Total Support $4,640 $14,750,560 24.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,926 $6,122,754 10.3%
Total Expenditures $18,689 $59,412,331 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,618 $37,318,618,690 59.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $612 $1,676,179,481 2.7%
Staff $487 $1,334,370,963 2.1%
General Administration $328 $898,973,056 1.4%
School Administration $733 $2,009,288,752 3.2%
Operation $1,715 $4,700,709,465 7.5%
Transportation $1,178 $3,228,041,702 5.2%
Other $555 $1,521,992,943 2.4%
Total Support $5,608 $15,368,600,211 24.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,542 $9,705,852,693 15.6%
Total Expenditures $22,768 $62,391,966,290 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Niskayuna Central School District Details

Niskayuna Central School District
1239 Van Antwerp Rd
Schenectady, NY 12309

4,114 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Niskayuna Central School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Birchwood Elementary School
897 Birchwood Ln
Schenectady, NY, 12309
KG-05
Craig Elementary School
2566 Balltown Rd
Schenectady, NY, 12309
KG-05
Glencliff School
961 Riverview Rd
Rexford, NY, 12148
KG-05
Hillside School
1100 Cornelius Ave
Schenectady, NY, 12309
KG-05
Iroquois Middle School
2495 Rosendale Rd
Schenectady, NY, 12309
06-08
Niskayuna High School
1626 Balltown Rd
Schenectady, NY, 12309
09-12
Rosendale School
2445 Rosendale Rd
Schenectady, NY, 12309
KG-05
Van Antwerp Middle School
2253 Story Ave
Schenectady, NY, 12309
06-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 77.7% 46.3%
Black 4.0% 18.3%
Hispanic 3.0% 25.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 15.3% 9.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0% 50.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 44.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,843 $40,169,283 58.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $673 $2,746,513 4.0%
Staff $899 $3,668,819 5.4%
General Administration $452 $1,844,612 2.7%
School Administration $549 $2,240,469 3.3%
Operation $1,343 $5,480,783 8.0%
Transportation $885 $3,611,685 5.3%
Other $336 $1,371,216 2.0%
Total Support $5,138 $20,968,178 30.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,743 $7,113,183 10.4%
Total Expenditures $16,724 $68,250,644 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,618 $37,318,618,690 59.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $612 $1,676,179,481 2.7%
Staff $487 $1,334,370,963 2.1%
General Administration $328 $898,973,056 1.4%
School Administration $733 $2,009,288,752 3.2%
Operation $1,715 $4,700,709,465 7.5%
Transportation $1,178 $3,228,041,702 5.2%
Other $555 $1,521,992,943 2.4%
Total Support $5,608 $15,368,600,211 24.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,542 $9,705,852,693 15.6%
Total Expenditures $22,768 $62,391,966,290 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Rotterdam Mohonasen Central School District Details

Rotterdam Mohonasen Central School District
2072 Curry Rd
Schenectady, NY 12303

2,818 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Rotterdam Mohonasen Central School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Draper Middle School
2070 Curry Rd
Schenectady, NY, 12303
06-08
Herman L Bradt Elementary School
2719 Hamburg St
Schenectady, NY, 12303
KG-02
Mohonasen Senior High School
2072 Curry Rd
Schenectady, NY, 12303
09-12
Pinewood Elementary School
901 Kings Rd
Schenectady, NY, 12303
03-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 89.2% 46.3%
Black 3.0% 18.3%
Hispanic 5.0% 25.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.2% 9.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 34.7% 50.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.5% 44.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.2% 5.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,473 $26,979,104 58.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $808 $2,301,184 5.0%
Staff $555 $1,580,640 3.4%
General Administration $310 $882,880 1.9%
School Administration $679 $1,933,792 4.2%
Operation $952 $2,711,296 5.9%
Transportation $1,014 $2,887,872 6.3%
Other $465 $1,324,320 2.9%
Total Support $4,783 $13,621,984 29.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,924 $5,479,552 11.9%
Total Expenditures $16,180 $46,080,640 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,618 $37,318,618,690 59.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $612 $1,676,179,481 2.7%
Staff $487 $1,334,370,963 2.1%
General Administration $328 $898,973,056 1.4%
School Administration $733 $2,009,288,752 3.2%
Operation $1,715 $4,700,709,465 7.5%
Transportation $1,178 $3,228,041,702 5.2%
Other $555 $1,521,992,943 2.4%
Total Support $5,608 $15,368,600,211 24.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,542 $9,705,852,693 15.6%
Total Expenditures $22,768 $62,391,966,290 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Schalmont Central School District Details

Schalmont Central School District
4 Sabre Dr
Schenectady, NY 12306

1,822 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Schalmont Central School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Jefferson Elementary School
100 Princetown Rd
Schenectady, NY, 12306
KG-05
Schalmont High School
1 Sabre Dr
Schenectady, NY, 12306
09-12
Schalmont Middle School
2 Sabre Dr
Schenectady, NY, 12306
05-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.9% 46.3%
Black 1.9% 18.3%
Hispanic 3.7% 25.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.4% 9.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0% 50.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 44.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 5.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,573 $24,960,747 60.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $804 $1,478,556 3.6%
Staff $1,101 $2,024,739 4.9%
General Administration $552 $1,015,128 2.5%
School Administration $742 $1,364,538 3.3%
Operation $1,427 $2,624,253 6.4%
Transportation $2,110 $3,880,290 9.4%
Other $450 $827,550 2.0%
Total Support $7,185 $13,213,215 32.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,617 $2,973,663 7.2%
Total Expenditures $22,375 $41,147,625 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,618 $37,318,618,690 59.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $612 $1,676,179,481 2.7%
Staff $487 $1,334,370,963 2.1%
General Administration $328 $898,973,056 1.4%
School Administration $733 $2,009,288,752 3.2%
Operation $1,715 $4,700,709,465 7.5%
Transportation $1,178 $3,228,041,702 5.2%
Other $555 $1,521,992,943 2.4%
Total Support $5,608 $15,368,600,211 24.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,542 $9,705,852,693 15.6%
Total Expenditures $22,768 $62,391,966,290 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Schenectady City School District Details

Schenectady City School District
108 Education Dr
Schenectady, NY 12303

10,066 Students enrolled in District

17 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Schenectady City School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Central Park International Magnet School
421 Elm St
Schenectady, NY, 12304
KG-08
Elmer Avenue School
90 Elmer Ave
Schenectady, NY, 12308
01-06
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Elementary School
570 Lansing St
Schenectady, NY, 12303
01-06
Fulton Early Childhood Center School
408 Eleanor St
Schenectady, NY, 12306
PK-02
Hamilton Elementary School
1091 Webster St
Schenectady, NY, 12303
KG-06
Howe Early Childhood Educational Center School
1065 Baker Ave
Schenectady, NY, 12309
PK-01
Jessie T Zoller School
1880 Lancaster St
Schenectady, NY, 12308
01-08
Lincoln School
2 Robinson St
Schenectady, NY, 12304
PK-06
Martin Luther King School
918 Stanley St
Schenectady, NY, 12307
KG-08
Mont Pleasant Middle School
1121 Forest Rd
Schenectady, NY, 12303
07-09
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 30.0% 46.3%
Black 34.4% 18.3%
Hispanic 19.2% 25.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 16.2% 9.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 79.3% 50.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 73.6% 44.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.7% 5.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,623 $113,033,675 62.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,002 $9,744,450 5.4%
Staff $388 $3,773,300 2.1%
General Administration $294 $2,859,150 1.6%
School Administration $646 $6,282,350 3.5%
Operation $1,063 $10,337,675 5.7%
Transportation $761 $7,400,725 4.1%
Other $355 $3,452,375 1.9%
Total Support $4,509 $43,850,025 24.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,499 $24,302,775 13.4%
Total Expenditures $18,631 $181,186,475 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,618 $37,318,618,690 59.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $612 $1,676,179,481 2.7%
Staff $487 $1,334,370,963 2.1%
General Administration $328 $898,973,056 1.4%
School Administration $733 $2,009,288,752 3.2%
Operation $1,715 $4,700,709,465 7.5%
Transportation $1,178 $3,228,041,702 5.2%
Other $555 $1,521,992,943 2.4%
Total Support $5,608 $15,368,600,211 24.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,542 $9,705,852,693 15.6%
Total Expenditures $22,768 $62,391,966,290 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Scotia Glenville Central School District Details

Scotia Glenville Central School District
900 Preddice Pkwy
Scotia, NY 12302

2,571 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Scotia Glenville Central School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Glendaal School
774 Sacandaga Rd
Scotia, NY, 12302
KG-05
Glen-Worden Elementary School
30 Worden Rd
Scotia, NY, 12302
KG-05
Lincoln School
40 Albion St
Scotia, NY, 12302
KG-05
Sacandaga School
300 Wren St
Scotia, NY, 12302
KG-05
Scotia-Glenville Middle School
10 Prestige Pkwy
Scotia, NY, 12302
06-08
Scotia-Glenville Senior High School
1 Tartan Way
Scotia, NY, 12302
09-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 92.4% 46.3%
Black 3.9% 18.3%
Hispanic 1.7% 25.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.9% 9.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.6%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 25.6% 50.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.6% 44.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.0% 5.6%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,206 $28,283,944 59.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,038 $2,619,912 5.5%
Staff $410 $1,034,840 2.2%
General Administration $436 $1,100,464 2.3%
School Administration $911 $2,299,364 4.8%
Operation $1,452 $3,664,848 7.6%
Transportation $1,050 $2,650,200 5.5%
Other $356 $898,544 1.9%
Total Support $5,654 $14,270,696 29.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,135 $5,388,740 11.2%
Total Expenditures $18,995 $47,943,380 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,618 $37,318,618,690 59.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $612 $1,676,179,481 2.7%
Staff $487 $1,334,370,963 2.1%
General Administration $328 $898,973,056 1.4%
School Administration $733 $2,009,288,752 3.2%
Operation $1,715 $4,700,709,465 7.5%
Transportation $1,178 $3,228,041,702 5.2%
Other $555 $1,521,992,943 2.4%
Total Support $5,608 $15,368,600,211 24.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,542 $9,705,852,693 15.6%
Total Expenditures $22,768 $62,391,966,290 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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