Burnt Hills-ballston Lake Senior High School

88 Lakehill Rd
Burnt Hills, NY 12027
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Burnt Hills-ballston Lake Senior High School serves 1,035 students in grades 9-12.
Burnt Hills-ballston Lake Senior High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Burnt Hills-ballston Lake Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Burnt Hills-ballston Lake Senior High School's student population of 1,035 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 81 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,035 students
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Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
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School Comparison

Burnt Hills-ballston Lake Senior High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Burnt Hills-ballston Lake Senior High School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1 out of 4239 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
1%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
94%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.120.71
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Graduation Rate
≥99%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBurnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Burnt Hills-ballston Lake Senior High School is Shenendehowa High School (5.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Richard H O'rourke Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Francis L Stevens Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ballston Lake Francis L Stevens Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 401 students
    0.6 miles
    25 Lakehill Rd
    Ballston Lake, NY 12019
    (518) 399-9141
    0.6 K-5 401
  • Burnt Hills Richard H O'rourke Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 700 students
    0.8 miles
    173 Lakehill Rd
    Burnt Hills, NY 12027
    (518) 399-9141
    0.8 6-8 700
  • Schenectady Pashley Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 440 students
    2.2 miles
    30 Pashley Rd
    Schenectady, NY 12302
    (518) 399-9141
    2.2 K-5 440
  • Ballston Lake Charlton Heights Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 453 students
    2.3 miles
    170 Stage Rd
    Ballston Lake, NY 12019
    (518) 399-9141
    2.3 K-5 453
  • Rexford Glencliff School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 362 students
    3.7 miles
    961 Riverview Rd
    Rexford, NY 12148
    (518) 399-2323
    3.7 K-5 362

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