Guilderland High School

  • Guilderland High School serves 1,570 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 97% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Guilderland High School's student population of 1,570 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 115 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,570 students
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Total Classroom Teachers115 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Guilderland High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Guilderland High School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#90 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Guilderland High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
11%
9%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
5%
17%
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White
79%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Guilderland High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.360.39
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Graduation Rate
94%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGUILDERLAND CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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