Oswego City School District

1 Buccaneer Blvd
Oswego, NY 13126-2114
(District boundaries shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Oswego City School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public preschools serving 1,806 students in Oswego City School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public pre schools in New York.
Public Preschools in Oswego City School District have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the New York public pre school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 41% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 10% 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
7 Schools
1,504 Schools
# Students
3,473 Students
655,274 Students
# Teachers
285 Teachers
54,553 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Oswego City School District, which is ranked #826 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 84% has increased from 78% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NY)
#828 out of 1020 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Oswego City   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
34%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Oswego 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 2021-22 school year data.
34%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oswego 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 2021-22 school year data.
84%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Oswego City   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.20
0.74
# American Indian Students
8 Students
6,637 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
32 Students
71,614 Students
% Asian Students
1%
11%
# Hispanic Students
180 Students
198,182 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
30%
# Black Students
49 Students
114,936 Students
% Black Students
2%
18%
# White Students
3,103 Students
241,456 Students
% White Students
89%
37%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
1,805 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
96 Students
20,632 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
56,249
# Students in K Grade:
283
94,653
# Students in 1st Grade:
235
91,142
# Students in 2nd Grade:
246
90,629
# Students in 3rd Grade:
260
84,914
# Students in 4th Grade:
245
85,360
# Students in 5th Grade:
282
81,136
# Students in 6th Grade:
249
24,598
# Students in 7th Grade:
302
14,630
# Students in 8th Grade:
278
14,714
# Students in 9th Grade:
253
2,863
# Students in 10th Grade:
274
2,713
# Students in 11th Grade:
265
2,512
# Students in 12th Grade:
271
2,377
# Ungraded Students:
30
6,784

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $26,937 in this school district is less than the state median of $31,092. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $29,598 is less than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has grown by 17% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$94 MM
$78,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of Oswego City   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)
$103 MM
$80,737 MM
This chart display total spending of Oswego City   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)
$26,937
$31,092
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Oswego City   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)
$29,598
$31,961
This chart display average spending per public school student in Oswego City   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 Oswego City School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Minetto Elementary School
(Math: 36% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2411 County Rt 8
Minetto, NY 13115
(315) 341-2600
Grades: PK-6
| 378 students
Rank: #22.
Leighton Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Buccaneer Blvd
Oswego, NY 13126
(315) 341-2700
Grades: PK-6
| 278 students
Rank: #33.
Charles E Riley Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 27%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
269 E 8th St
Oswego, NY 13126
(315) 341-2800
Grades: PK-6
| 368 students
Rank: #44.
Kingsford Park Elementary School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 28%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
275 W 5th St
Oswego, NY 13126
(315) 341-2500
Grades: PK-6
| 421 students
Rank: #55.
Fitzhugh Park Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
E 10th & Bridge Sts
Oswego, NY 13126
(315) 341-2400
Grades: PK-6
| 361 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 3,473 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • : 84% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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