Albany City School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 17 public schools serving 9,119 students in Albany City School District. Albany City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in Albany City School District are Albany High School, Montessori Magnet School and New Scotland Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Albany City School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the New York public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 54% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Overview

School District NameAlbany City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.albanyschools.org
School District Phone Number(518) 475-6010
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
# of Schools17 Schools4,797 Schools
# of Students9,119 Students2,697,340 Students
# of Teachers703 Teachers204,832 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1

District Comparison

Albany City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 786 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 64% has increased from 49% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#766 out of 787 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Albany City   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Albany City   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Albany City   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
64%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Albany City   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.710.71
# of American Indian Students32 Students18,915 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students810 Students250,784 Students
% Asian Students
9%
9%
# of Hispanic Students1,625 Students726,968 Students
% Hispanic Students
18%
27%
# of Black Students4,220 Students462,099 Students
% Black Students
46%
17%
# of White Students1,876 Students1,167,330 Students
% White Students
21%
43%
# of Hawaiian Students15 Students6,859 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students541 Students64,385 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5151,929
# of Students in Kindergarten:732192,603
# of Students in 1st Grade:679196,765
# of Students in 2nd Grade:723197,986
# of Students in 3rd Grade:733200,330
# of Students in 4th Grade:724201,696
# of Students in 5th Grade:726202,891
# of Students in 6th Grade:682199,155
# of Students in 7th Grade:706197,065
# of Students in 8th Grade:645198,053
# of Students in 9th Grade:724218,199
# of Students in 10th Grade:639211,573
# of Students in 11th Grade:574194,547
# of Students in 12th Grade:614193,423
# of Ungraded Students:16741,125

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $27,378 in this school district is less than the state median of $36,800. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $28,655 is less than the state median of $35,944. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (NY)
Total Revenue$250 MM$34 MM
This chart display total revenue of Albany City   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$261 MM$33 MM
This chart display total spending of Albany City   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$27,378$36,800
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Albany City   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$28,655$35,944
This chart display average spending per public school student in Albany City   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Albany City School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Albany High School Math: 81% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    700 Washington Ave
    Albany, NY 12203
    (518) 475-6200

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,624 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Montessori Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    45 Tremont St
    Albany, NY 12205
    (518) 475-6675

    Grades: PK-5 | 330 students
  • Rank: #33.
    New Scotland Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    385 New Scotland Ave
    Albany, NY 12208
    (518) 475-6775

    Grades: PK-5 | 501 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Albany School Of Humanities Magnet School
    Math: 30% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    108 Whitehall Rd
    Albany, NY 12209
    (518) 475-6575

    Grades: PK-6 | 504 students
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Eagle Point Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1044 Western Ave
    Albany, NY 12203
    (518) 475-6825

    Grades: PK-6 | 325 students
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Pine Hills Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    41 N Allen St
    Albany, NY 12203
    (518) 475-6725

    Grades: PK-5 | 377 students
  • Rank: #77.
    William S Hackett Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    45 Delaware Ave
    Albany, NY 12202
    (518) 475-6475

    Grades: 6-8 | 676 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Arbor Hill Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1 Arbor Dr
    Albany, NY 12207
    (518) 475-6625

    Grades: PK-5 | 314 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Delaware Community School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    43 Bertha St
    Albany, NY 12209
    (518) 475-6750

    Grades: PK-5 | 418 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Thomas S O'brien Academy Of Science & Technology Magnet School
    Math: 16% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    94 Delaware Ave
    Albany, NY 12202
    (518) 475-6875

    Grades: PK-6 | 437 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Stephen And Harriet Myers Middle School Math: 17% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    100 Elbel Ct
    Albany, NY 12209
    (518) 475-6425

    Grades: 6-8 | 678 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Edmund J O'neal Middle School Of Excellence Math: 12% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    50 N Lark Ave
    Albany, NY 12210
    (518) 475-6600

    Grades: 6-8 | 473 students
  • Rank: #13-1413.- 14.
    Philip J Schuyler Achievement Academy Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    676 Clinton Ave
    Albany, NY 12206
    (518) 475-6700

    Grades: PK-5 | 278 students
  • Rank: #13-1413.- 14.
    Sheridan Preparatory Academy Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    400 Sheridan Ave
    Albany, NY 12206
    (518) 475-6850

    Grades: PK-5 | 380 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Giffen Memorial Elementary School Math: 8% | Reading: 8%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    274 S Pearl St
    Albany, NY 12202
    (518) 475-6650

    Grades: PK-6 | 514 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    North Albany Academy Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    570 N Pearl St
    Albany, NY 12204
    (518) 475-6800

    Grades: PK-5 | 289 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Cap District Juvenile Secure Detention Alternative School
    838 Albany Shaker Rd
    Albany, NY 12211
    (518) 456-9399

    Grades: 8 | 1 student
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