Central Park Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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
421 Elm St
Schenectady, NY 12304
Phone
(518) 370-8250
District
SCHENECTADY CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
SCHENECTADY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
715
Classroom Teachers
64

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

2

(10 is best)

Better than 10.6% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Central Park Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
22%
48%
27%
48%
17%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

50 40 30 20 10 0
22%
43%
22%
41%
22%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
27%
48%
22%
48%
32%
47%
    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
11
14
12
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 6 251 35.1%
Grade 7 231 32.3%
Grade 8 230 32.2%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 715 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 20.9% 22.6% 43.4%
Black 28.0% 32.2% 17.1%
Hispanic 22.7% 24.1% 28.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 28.0% 20.8% 9.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 66.7% 69.7% 52.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 66.7% 69.7% 49.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 3.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 65,334 19,453,561
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,955.4 410
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.8% 17.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.1% 33.8%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.2% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 13.8% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 22,824 7,343,234
Single Parent Households With Children 11.9% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.5% 86.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 21.8% 36.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.2% 18.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.0% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.3% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.5% 15.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.0% 14.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.7% 12.4%
$15,000 or less 15.3% 11.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,976 $122,094,000 58.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,328 $12,492,000 6.0%
Staff $588 $5,535,000 2.6%
General Administration $331 $3,116,000 1.5%
School Administration $862 $8,114,000 3.9%
Operation $1,145 $10,769,000 5.2%
Transportation $1,090 $10,260,000 4.9%
Other $434 $4,083,000 2.0%
Total Support $5,778 $54,369,000 26.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,446 $32,425,000 15.5%
Total Expenditures $22,201 $208,888,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,803 $23,680,031,000 57.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $635 $1,709,426,000 4.1%
Staff $532 $1,431,891,000 3.4%
General Administration $321 $863,301,000 2.1%
School Administration $609 $1,637,416,000 3.9%
Operation $1,063 $2,858,960,000 6.9%
Transportation $861 $2,315,105,000 5.6%
Other $389 $1,045,208,000 2.5%
Total Support $4,410 $11,861,307,000 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,230 $5,998,138,000 14.4%
Total Expenditures $15,443 $41,539,476,000 100.0%
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%