Plattsburgh City School District

49 Broad St
Plattsburgh, NY 12901-3396
(District boundaries shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 1,753 students in Plattsburgh City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
Public Schools in Plattsburgh City School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the New York public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), 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
1,753 Students
2,526,085 Students
# Teachers
186 Teachers
215,006 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
9:1

District Rank

Plattsburgh City School District, which is ranked #672 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 80-84% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NY)
#652 out of 1020 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Plattsburgh City   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
38%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Plattsburgh 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.
42%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Plattsburgh 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.
80%
78%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Plattsburgh City   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.
80-84%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Plattsburgh City   School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.26
0.72
# American Indian Students
7 Students
18,588 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
40 Students
249,216 Students
% Asian Students
2%
10%
# Hispanic Students
44 Students
726,742 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
29%
# Black Students
123 Students
408,333 Students
% Black Students
7%
16%
# White Students
1,503 Students
1,036,576 Students
% White Students
86%
41%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
6,065 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
31 Students
80,416 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
36
56,452
# Students in K Grade:
138
173,911
# Students in 1st Grade:
118
175,816
# Students in 2nd Grade:
128
179,820
# Students in 3rd Grade:
113
179,541
# Students in 4th Grade:
136
182,709
# Students in 5th Grade:
109
184,133
# Students in 6th Grade:
135
186,473
# Students in 7th Grade:
124
191,045
# Students in 8th Grade:
125
194,721
# Students in 9th Grade:
143
208,652
# Students in 10th Grade:
133
198,832
# Students in 11th Grade:
139
188,822
# Students in 12th Grade:
168
188,400
# Ungraded Students:
8
36,758

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $26,797 in this school district is less than the state median of $31,092. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $27,266 is less than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NY)
Total Revenue
$47 MM
$78,541 MM
This chart display total revenue of Plattsburgh 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
$48 MM
$80,737 MM
This chart display total spending of Plattsburgh 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
$26,797
$31,092
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Plattsburgh 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
$27,266
$31,961
This chart display average spending per public school student in Plattsburgh 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 Plattsburgh City School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Plattsburgh Senior High School
(Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1 Clifford Dr
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
(518) 561-7500
Grades: 9-12
| 591 students
Rank: #22.
Stafford Middle School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
15 Broad St
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
(518) 563-6800
Grades: 6-8
| 384 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Arthur P Momot Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
60 Monty St
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
(518) 563-1140
Grades: PK-5
| 367 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Oak Street School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
108 Oak St
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
(518) 563-4950
Grades: 3-5
| 196 students
Rank: n/an/a
50 Bailey Ave
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
(518) 563-2410
Grades: PK-2
| 215 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Plattsburgh City School District?
Plattsburgh City School District manages 5 public schools serving 1,753 students.
What is the rank of Plattsburgh City School District?
Plattsburgh City School District is ranked #672 out of 1,019 school districts in New York (bottom 50%) 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: Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Plattsburgh City School District?
86% of Plattsburgh City School District students are White, 7% of students are Black, 3% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Plattsburgh City School District?
Plattsburgh City School District has a student/teacher ratio of 9:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 12:1.
What is Plattsburgh City School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $27,266 is less than the state median of $31,961. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,753 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • : 80-84% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • : 80% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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