Sacandaga 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
300 Wren St
Scotia, NY 12302
Phone
(518) 382-1282
District
SCOTIA-GLENVILLE CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
SCHENECTADY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
329
Classroom Teachers
24

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to New York

6

(10 is best)

Better than 52.3% of NY schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Sacandaga School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 50 52
Proficiency in Reading 49 50
Proficiency in Math 51 53

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 46 47
Proficiency in Reading 56 47
Proficiency in Math 36 48

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 40 40
Proficiency in Reading 37 36
Proficiency in Math 43 44

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.69
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.67
AVG FOR STATE 17.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 48 14.6%
Grade 1 61 18.5%
Grade 2 44 13.4%
Grade 3 62 18.8%
Grade 4 50 15.2%
Grade 5 64 19.5%
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 329 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 91.1% 92.0% 45.1%
Black 3.1% 3.5% 17.7%
Hispanic 3.4% 2.8% 26.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 1.2% 9.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.2% 0.5% 0.9%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.4% 27.2% 38.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.7% 22.1% 34.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.7% 5.1% 3.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 18,370 19,542,209
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 511.4 412
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.4% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.6% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.8% 34.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.6% 26.7%
65 OR OLDER 19.6% 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,132 7,316,537
Single Parent Households With Children 6.8% 10.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.6% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 34.7% 35.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.5% 17.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.5% 15.4%
$75,000 - $99,999 16.6% 11.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.0% 15.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.0% 15.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.5% 12.9%
$15,000 or less 9.8% 11.9%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,103 $30,027,543 60.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,091 $2,706,771 5.4%
Staff $485 $1,203,285 2.4%
General Administration $453 $1,123,893 2.3%
School Administration $963 $2,389,203 4.8%
Operation $1,469 $3,644,589 7.3%
Transportation $969 $2,404,089 4.8%
Other $378 $937,818 1.9%
Total Support $5,809 $14,412,129 29.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,145 $5,321,745 10.7%
Total Expenditures $20,056 $49,758,936 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $15,970 $59,254,908,392 60.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $510 $1,891,198,689 1.9%
Staff $414 $1,534,327,757 1.6%
General Administration $269 $996,880,601 1.0%
School Administration $715 $2,653,908,303 2.7%
Operation $1,883 $6,987,299,924 7.1%
Transportation $1,211 $4,493,914,443 4.6%
Other $586 $2,174,575,231 2.2%
Total Support $5,588 $20,732,154,849 21.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,893 $18,154,010,675 18.5%
Total Expenditures $26,450 $98,141,082,849 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%