Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central School District

1738 Helderberg Trail
Berne, NY 12023-2926
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public preschool serving 378 students in Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public pre schools in New York.
Public Preschool in Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central School District have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the New York public pre school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 41% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public preschool average of 63% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
2 Schools
1,504 Schools
# Students
705 Students
655,274 Students
# Teachers
77 Teachers
54,553 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
9:1

District Rank

Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central School District, which is ranked #258 of all 1,019 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-89% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NY)
#259 out of 1020 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
50%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central   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 2021-22 school year data.
63%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central   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 2021-22 school year data.
80-89%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.13
0.74
# American Indian Students
n/a
6,637 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
3 Students
71,614 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
11%
# Hispanic Students
19 Students
198,182 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
30%
# Black Students
4 Students
114,936 Students
% Black Students
1%
18%
# White Students
659 Students
241,456 Students
% White Students
93%
37%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
1,805 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
19 Students
20,632 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
31
56,249
# Students in K Grade:
46
94,653
# Students in 1st Grade:
50
91,142
# Students in 2nd Grade:
43
90,629
# Students in 3rd Grade:
45
84,914
# Students in 4th Grade:
60
85,360
# Students in 5th Grade:
53
81,136
# Students in 6th Grade:
50
24,598
# Students in 7th Grade:
47
14,630
# Students in 8th Grade:
52
14,714
# Students in 9th Grade:
69
2,863
# Students in 10th Grade:
65
2,713
# Students in 11th Grade:
47
2,512
# Students in 12th Grade:
46
2,377
# Ungraded Students:
1
6,784

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $33,759 is higher than the state median of $31,092. The school district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $37,555 is higher than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has declined by 20% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$24 MM
$78,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$27 MM
$80,737 MM
This chart display total spending of Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$33,759
$31,092
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$37,555
$31,961
This chart display average spending per public school student in Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in NY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Berne-Knox-Westerlo Central School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Berne-knox-westerlo Elementary School
(Math: 56% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1738 Helderberg Trail
Berne, NY 12023
(518) 872-2030
Grades: PK-6
| 378 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 2 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 705 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • : 80-89% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 50% (Top 50%)
  • : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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