12309 Public Schools

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There are 8 public schools in 12309 Schenectady, NY, serving 3,904 students.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the New York state average of 52%.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is more than the state average of 13:1.

12309, New York Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • SchenectadyBirchwood Elementary School
    897 Birchwood Ln
    SchenectadyNY12309
    (518)785-3445
    276 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Schenectady
    Craig Elementary School
    2566 Balltown Rd
    SchenectadyNY12309
    (518)377-0156
    384 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Schenectady
    Hillside School
    1100 Cornelius Ave
    SchenectadyNY12309
    (518)377-1856
    331 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Schenectady
    Howe Early Childhood Educational Center
    1065 Baker Ave
    SchenectadyNY12309
    (518)370-8295
    174 students | Gr. PK-1
  • Schenectady
    Iroquois Middle School
    2495 Rosendale Rd
    SchenectadyNY12309
    (518)377-2233
    570 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Schenectady
    Niskayuna High School
    1626 Balltown Rd
    SchenectadyNY12309
    (518)382-2521
    1380 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Schenectady
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Rosendale School
    2445 Rosendale Rd
    SchenectadyNY12309
    (518)377-3123
    365 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Schenectady
    Van Antwerp Middle School
    2253 Story Ave
    SchenectadyNY12309
    (518)370-1243
    424 students | Gr. 6-8

Zipcode Statistics

AboutZipcode 12309 Zipcode Statistics (NY) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 29,343 people 19,231,858 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 57% 32%
Median Household Income $88,834 $54,125
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Did You Know?
Public schools in zipcode 12309 have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.33, which is lower than the New York average of 0.68. The most diverse school in zipcode 12309 is Howe Early Childhood Educational Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or in the USA.