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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 13 public schools managed by Utica City School District serving 9,990 students in Utica, New York.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the New York state average of 56%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the state average of 14:1.

Utica City School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Utica Albany Elementary School
    1151 Albany St
    Utica, NY 13501
    (315)368-6500

    Grades: K-6 | 629 students
  • Utica Christopher Columbus Elementary School
    934 Armory Dr
    Utica, NY 13501
    (315)368-6520

    Grades: K-6 | 642 students
  • Utica General Herkimer Elementary School
    420 Keyes Rd
    Utica, NY 13502
    (315)368-6600

    Grades: K-6 | 714 students
  • Utica Hugh R Jones Elementary School
    2630 Remington Rd
    Utica, NY 13501
    (315)368-6740

    Grades: K-6 | 458 students
  • Utica John F Hughes Elementary School
    24 Prospect St
    Utica, NY 13501
    (315)368-6620

    Grades: K-6 | 473 students
  • Utica John F Kennedy Middle School
    500 Deerfield Dr E
    Utica, NY 13502
    (315)368-6641

    Grades: 7-8 | 654 students
  • Utica Kernan Elementary School
    929 York St
    Utica, NY 13502
    (315)368-6760

    Grades: K-6 | 682 students
  • Utica Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School
    211 Square St
    Utica, NY 13501
    (315)368-6721

    Grades: K-6 | 327 students
  • Utica Roscoe Conkling Elementary School
    1115 Mohawk St
    Utica, NY 13501
    (315)368-6815

    Grades: K-6 | 626 students
  • Utica Senator James H Donovan Middle School
    1701 Noyes St
    Utica, NY 13502
    (315)368-6541

    Grades: 7-8 | 699 students
  • Utica Thomas Jefferson Elementary School
    190 Booth St
    Utica, NY 13502
    (315)368-6700

    Grades: K-6 | 582 students
  • Utica Thomas R Proctor High School
    1203 Hilton Ave
    Utica, NY 13501
    (315)368-6404

    Grades: 9-12 | 2786 students
  • Utica Watson Williams Elementary School
    107 Elmwood Pl
    Utica, NY 13501
    (315)368-6780

    Grades: K-6 | 718 students

Overview

School District NameUtica City School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students9,990 students
# of Teachers644 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students4,803 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students5,187 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.76
# of American Indian Students28 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1,875 students
% Asian Students
19%
# of Hispanic Students1,909 students
% Hispanic Students
19%
# of Black Students2,540 students
% Black Students
25%
# of White Students3,126 students
% White Students
31%
# of Hawaiian Students3 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students509 students
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:881
# of Students in 1st Grade:874
# of Students in 2nd Grade:818
# of Students in 3rd Grade:887
# of Students in 4th Grade:784
# of Students in 5th Grade:819
# of Students in 6th Grade:722
# of Students in 7th Grade:684
# of Students in 8th Grade:639
# of Students in 9th Grade:637
# of Students in 10th Grade:648
# of Students in 11th Grade:658
# of Students in 12th Grade:797
# of Ungraded Students:142

District Comparison

  • Utica City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 771 school districts in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 68% has increased from 63% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Utica 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Utica 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
68%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Utica City School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,141 in this school district is less than the state average of $31,520. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $15,607 is less than the state average of $32,967. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
Total Revenue$147 MM$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Utica City School District and average revenue for each school distric in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$152 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Utica City School District and average spending for each school distric in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,141$31,520
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Utica City School District and average revenue per public school student in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$15,607$32,967
This chart display average spending per public school student in Utica City School District and average spending per public school student in NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Utica City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.76, which is higher than the New York average of 0.39. The most diverse school in the district is Kernan Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.