Top 10 Best Schenectady County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 40 public schools serving 21,678 students in Schenectady County, NY. Schenectady County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in Schenectady County, NY are Niskayuna High School, Schalmont High School and Scotia-glenville Senior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Schenectady County, NY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the New York public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Schenectady County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New York public schools.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the New York public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Best Schenectady County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Niskayuna High School
Math: 98% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1626 Balltown Rd
Schenectady, NY 12309
(518) 382-2511
Grades: 9-12
| 1,339 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Schalmont High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1 Sabre Dr
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518) 355-6110
Grades: 9-12
| 600 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Scotia-glenville Senior High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1 Tartan Way
Schenectady, NY 12302
(518) 382-1231
Grades: 9-12
| 800 students
Rank: #44.
Mohonasen Senior High School
Math: 93% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2072 Curry Rd
Schenectady, NY 12303
(518) 356-8300
Grades: 9-12
| 842 students
Rank: #55.
Schenectady High School
Math: 78% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1445 The Plaza
Schenectady, NY 12308
(518) 881-2044
Grades: 9-12
| 2,771 students
Rank: #66.
Rosendale School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2445 Rosendale Rd
Schenectady, NY 12309
(518) 377-3123
Grades: K-5
| 399 students
Rank: #77.
Hillside School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1100 Cornelius Ave
Schenectady, NY 12309
(518) 377-1856
Grades: K-5
| 372 students
Rank: #88.
Birchwood Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
897 Birchwood Ln
Schenectady, NY 12309
(518) 344-2910
Grades: K-5
| 390 students
Rank: #99.
Iroquois Middle School
Math: 70% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2495 Rosendale Rd
Schenectady, NY 12309
(518) 377-2233
Grades: 6-8
| 520 students
Rank: #1010.
Van Antwerp Middle School
Math: 69% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2253 Story Ave
Schenectady, NY 12309
(518) 370-1243
Grades: 6-8
| 447 students
Rank: #1111.
Lynnwood Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8 Regina Dr
Schenectady, NY 12303
(518) 355-7930
Grades: K-5
| 411 students
Rank: #1212.
Pine Bush Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3437 Carman Rd
Schenectady, NY 12303
(518) 357-2770
Grades: K-5
| 478 students
Rank: #1313.
Pashley Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
30 Pashley Rd
Schenectady, NY 12302
(518) 399-9141
Grades: K-5
| 448 students
Rank: #1414.
Duanesburg High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
163 School Dr
Delanson, NY 12053
(518) 895-3000
Grades: 7-12
| 329 students
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Duanesburg Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
165 Chadwick Rd
Delanson, NY 12053
(518) 895-2580
Grades: PK-6
| 319 students
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Glendaal School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
774 Sacandaga Rd
Schenectady, NY 12302
(518) 382-1202
Grades: K-5
| 187 students
Rank: #1717.
Jefferson Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
100 Princetown Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518) 355-1342
Grades: K-4
| 615 students
Rank: #1818.
Craig Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2566 Balltown Rd
Schenectady, NY 12309
(518) 377-0156
Grades: K-5
| 387 students
Rank: #1919.
Scotia-glenville Middle School
Math: 63% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
10 Prestige Pkwy
Schenectady, NY 12302
(518) 382-1263
Grades: 6-8
| 523 students
Rank: #2020.
Sacandaga School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
300 Wren St
Schenectady, NY 12302
(518) 382-1282
Grades: K-5
| 325 students
Rank: #2121.
Lincoln School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
40 Albion St
Schenectady, NY 12302
(518) 382-1296
Grades: K-5
| 231 students
Rank: #2222.
Jessie T Zoller Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1880 Lancaster St
Schenectady, NY 12308
(518) 370-8290
Grades: K-5
| 429 students
Rank: #2323.
Woodlawn Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3311 Wells Ave
Schenectady, NY 12304
(518) 370-8280
Grades: K-5
| 426 students
Rank: #2424.
Pinewood Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
901 Kings Rd
Schenectady, NY 12303
(518) 356-8430
Grades: 3-5
| 640 students
Rank: #2525.
Glen-worden Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
30 Worden Rd
Schenectady, NY 12302
(518) 346-0469
Grades: K-5
| 220 students
Rank: #2626.
Schalmont Middle School
Math: 42% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2 Sabre Dr
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518) 355-6110
Grades: 5-8
| 531 students
Rank: #2727.
Draper Middle School
Math: 35% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2070 Curry Rd
Schenectady, NY 12303
(518) 356-8350
Grades: 6-8
| 671 students
Rank: #2828.
Howe Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1065 Baker Ave
Schenectady, NY 12308
(518) 370-8295
Grades: K-5
| 371 students
Rank: #2929.
Van Corlaer Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2310 Guilderland Ave
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518) 370-8270
Grades: K-5
| 395 students
Rank: #3030.
William C Keane Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1252 Albany Ave
Schenectady, NY 12304
(518) 881-3960
Grades: PK-5
| 285 students
Rank: #3131.
Central Park Middle School
Math: 22% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
421 Elm St
Schenectady, NY 12304
(518) 370-8250
Grades: 6-8
| 719 students
Rank: #3232.
Paige Elementary School
Math: 19% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
104 Elliott Ave
Schenectady, NY 12304
(518) 370-8300
Grades: K-5
| 436 students
Rank: #3333.
Hamilton Elementary School
Math: 12% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1091 Webster St
Schenectady, NY 12303
(518) 881-3720
Grades: PK-5
| 383 students
Rank: #3434.
Oneida Middle School
Math: 16% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1629 Oneida St
Schenectady, NY 12308
(518) 881-3700
Grades: 6-8
| 728 students
Rank: #3535.
Pleasant Valley Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1097 Forest Rd
Schenectady, NY 12303
(518) 881-3640
Grades: PK-5
| 350 students
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Schenectady County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
52 Market St
Schenectady, NY 12302
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
72 Union Ave
Schenectady, NY 12308
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
163 School Dr
Delanson, NY 12053
(518) 895-2355
Grades: 6-8
| 185 students
90 Elmer Ave
Schenectady, NY 12308
(518) 370-8310
Grades: 1-6
| 407 students
570 Lansing St
Schenectady, NY 12303
(518) 881-3970
Grades: 1-6
| 95 students
408 Eleanor St
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518) 881-3980
Grades: PK-2
| 249 students
901 Draper Ave
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518) 344-5107
Grades: K-8
| 622 students
520 Bradt St
Schenectady, NY 12303
(518) 881-3700
Grades: 1-5
| 108 students
9210 Mariaville Rd
Pattersonville, NY 12137
(518) 864-5411
Grades: K-5
| 97 students
500 Balltown Road - Building 1
Schenectady, NY 12304
(518) 370-7508
Grades: Inquire with school
| 2 students
590 Gifford Church Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518) 355-0826
Grades: K-1
| 179 students
320 Veeder Ave
Schenectady, NY 12307
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Box 3455 1220 Congress
Schenectady, NY 12303
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1292 Main St
Rotterdam Junction, NY 12150
(518) 887-5600
Grades: K-5
| 112 students

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