Schenectady High School

Serves grades 9 - 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
1445 The Plaza
Schenectady, NY 12308
Phone
(518) 881-2044
District
SCHENECTADY CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
SCHENECTADY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2710
Classroom Teachers
195

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

5

(10 is best)

Better than 47.1% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Schenectady High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
76%
76%
72%
84%
79%
67%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
12
13
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
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 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 856 31.6%
Grade 10 658 24.3%
Grade 11 516 19.0%
Grade 12 622 23.0%
Total 2710 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 24.7% 23.8% 44.0%
Black 35.6% 33.2% 17.3%
Hispanic 17.4% 23.0% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 22.1% 19.7% 9.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 70.1% 70.8% 53.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 70.0% 70.6% 49.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.1% 0.1% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 65,482 19,453,561
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,968.9 410
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.8% 17.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.5% 33.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.2% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 13.7% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 22,694 7,343,234
Single Parent Households With Children 11.0% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.2% 86.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 21.9% 36.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.5% 18.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.2% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.3% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.5% 15.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.9% 14.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.7% 12.4%
$15,000 or less 15.9% 11.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,413 $117,985,565 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,197 $11,377,485 5.3%
Staff $517 $4,914,085 2.3%
General Administration $320 $3,041,600 1.4%
School Administration $801 $7,613,505 3.5%
Operation $1,090 $10,360,450 4.8%
Transportation $1,044 $9,923,220 4.6%
Other $391 $3,716,455 1.7%
Total Support $5,361 $50,956,305 23.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,881 $46,393,905 21.5%
Total Expenditures $22,656 $215,345,280 100.0%
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%