Pine Bush Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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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
3437 Carman Rd
Schenectady, NY 12303
Phone
(518) 357-2770
District
GUILDERLAND CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
ALBANY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
457
Classroom Teachers
36

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

9

(10 is best)

Better than 81.0% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Pine Bush Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 54
Proficiency in Reading 56 52
Proficiency in Math 64 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 65 49
Proficiency in Reading 59 48
Proficiency in Math 70 51

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 67 42
Proficiency in Reading 59 38
Proficiency in Math 74 47

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.87
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 79 17.3%
Grade 1 85 18.6%
Grade 2 79 17.3%
Grade 3 67 14.7%
Grade 4 76 16.6%
Grade 5 70 15.3%
Grade 6 0 0.0%
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 457 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 83.8% 78.0% 44.0%
Black 2.9% 4.1% 17.3%
Hispanic 1.8% 3.9% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 11.3% 13.6% 9.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 11.8% 18.1% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.6% 16.1% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.2% 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%