Grand Island Central School District

1100 Ransom Rd
Grand Island, NY 14072-1460
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

Grand Island Central School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public preschool serving 470 students in Grand Island Central School District.
Public Preschools in Grand Island Central School District have a diversity score of 0.24, which is less than the New York public preschool average of 0.74.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the New York public preschool average of 63% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
5 Schools
1,504 Schools
# Students
2,835 Students
655,274 Students
# Teachers
245 Teachers
54,553 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Grand Island Central School District, which is ranked #243 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 96% has increased from 91% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NY)
#243 out of 1020 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Grand Island Central   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
64%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Grand Island 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.
53%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grand Island 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.
96%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Grand Island Central   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.27
0.74
# American Indian Students
7 Students
6,637 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
94 Students
71,614 Students
% Asian Students
3%
11%
# Hispanic Students
135 Students
198,182 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
30%
# Black Students
52 Students
114,936 Students
% Black Students
2%
18%
# White Students
2,410 Students
241,456 Students
% White Students
85%
37%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,805 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
137 Students
20,632 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
36
56,249
# Students in K Grade:
229
94,653
# Students in 1st Grade:
205
91,142
# Students in 2nd Grade:
213
90,629
# Students in 3rd Grade:
173
84,914
# Students in 4th Grade:
204
85,360
# Students in 5th Grade:
185
81,136
# Students in 6th Grade:
205
24,598
# Students in 7th Grade:
248
14,630
# Students in 8th Grade:
195
14,714
# Students in 9th Grade:
214
2,863
# Students in 10th Grade:
230
2,713
# Students in 11th Grade:
229
2,512
# Students in 12th Grade:
246
2,377
# Ungraded Students:
23
6,784

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $22,249 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 $26,481 is less than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has grown by 16% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$63 MM
$78,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of Grand Island 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)
$75 MM
$80,737 MM
This chart display total spending of Grand Island 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)
$22,249
$31,092
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Grand Island 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)
$26,481
$31,961
This chart display average spending per public school student in Grand Island 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 Grand Island Central School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
2451 Baseline Rd
Grand Island, NY 14072
(716) 773-8870
Grades: PK-1
| 470 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,835 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • : 96% (Top 5% in NY)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 64% (Top 20%)
  • : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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