Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District

88 Lakehill Rd
Burnt Hills, NY 12027
(District boundaries shown in map)
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Science Proficiency
Highest science proficiency (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 3,038 students in Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in New York.
Public Schools in Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District have an average math proficiency score of 61% (versus the New York public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
5 Schools
4,804 Schools
# Students
3,038 Students
2,526,085 Students
# Teachers
277 Teachers
215,006 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1

District Rank

Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District, which is ranked #190 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 93% has decreased from 96% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NY)
#179 out of 1020 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
62%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake 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.
61%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake 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.
91%
78%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
93%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.17
0.72
# American Indian Students
n/a
18,588 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
37 Students
249,216 Students
% Asian Students
1%
10%
# Hispanic Students
97 Students
726,742 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
29%
# Black Students
31 Students
408,333 Students
% Black Students
1%
16%
# White Students
2,772 Students
1,036,576 Students
% White Students
92%
41%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
6,065 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
98 Students
80,416 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
56,452
# Students in K Grade:
235
173,911
# Students in 1st Grade:
238
175,816
# Students in 2nd Grade:
232
179,820
# Students in 3rd Grade:
224
179,541
# Students in 4th Grade:
231
182,709
# Students in 5th Grade:
222
184,133
# Students in 6th Grade:
244
186,473
# Students in 7th Grade:
237
191,045
# Students in 8th Grade:
227
194,721
# Students in 9th Grade:
239
208,652
# Students in 10th Grade:
232
198,832
# Students in 11th Grade:
203
188,822
# Students in 12th Grade:
249
188,400
# Ungraded Students:
25
36,758

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $23,162 in this school district is less than the state median of $31,092. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $26,928 is less than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue
$70 MM
$78,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake 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
$82 MM
$80,737 MM
This chart display total spending of Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake 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
$23,162
$31,092
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake 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
$26,928
$31,961
This chart display average spending per public school student in Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake 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 Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Burnt Hills-ballston Lake Senior High School
(Math: 97% | Reading: ≥95% )
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
88 Lakehill Rd
Burnt Hills, NY 12027
(518) 399-9141
Grades: 9-12
| 933 students
Rank: #22.
Francis L Stevens Elementary School
(Math: 65% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
25 Lakehill Rd
Ballston Lake, NY 12019
(518) 399-9141
Grades: K-5
| 490 students
Rank: #33.
Richard H O'rourke Middle School
(Math: 54% | Reading: 63%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
173 Lakehill Rd
Burnt Hills, NY 12027
(518) 399-9141
Grades: 6-8
| 714 students
Rank: #44.
Charlton Heights Elementary School
(Math: 56% | Reading: 59%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
170 Stage Rd
Ballston Lake, NY 12019
(518) 399-9141
Grades: K-5
| 446 students
Rank: #55.
Pashley Elementary School
(Math: 52% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
30 Pashley Rd
Schenectady, NY 12302
(518) 399-9141
Grades: K-5
| 455 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District?
Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District manages 5 public schools serving 3,038 students.
What is the rank of Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District?
Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District is ranked #190 out of 1,019 school districts in New York (top 20%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of New York school districts for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%), Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%), Highest science proficiency (Top 20%) and Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District?
92% of Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District?
Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District has a student/teacher ratio of 11:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 12:1.
What is Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Central School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $26,928 is less than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has grown by 15% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 3,038 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • : 93% (Top 30% in NY)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 62% (Top 20%)
  • : 61% (Top 20%)
  • : 91% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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