Bell Top School

39 Reynolds Rd
Troy, NY 12180
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 288 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Bell Top School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 288 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : Top 20% in NY
  • : 75-79% (Top 20%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Bell Top School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Bell Top School's student population of 288 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
288 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Bell Top School ranks within the top 20% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Bell Top School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#689 out of 4377 schools
(Top 20%)
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75-79%
46%
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65-69%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
10%
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Hispanic
8%
29%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
76%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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0.41
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
1%
3%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bell Top School's ranking?
Bell Top School is ranked #689 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Bell Top School often compared to?
Bell Top Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Citizen Edmond Genet School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
75-79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Bell Top School?
288 students attend Bell Top School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Bell Top School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Asian, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bell Top School?
Bell Top School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Bell Top School offer ?
Bell Top School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Bell Top School part of?
Bell Top School is part of East Greenbush Central School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 288 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 75-79% (Top 20%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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