Queensbury Senior High School

  • Queensbury Senior High School serves 1,148 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 96% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 96% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

Queensbury Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • Queensbury Senior High School's student population of 1,148 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,148 students
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Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Queensbury Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Queensbury Senior High School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#373 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Queensbury Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Queensbury Senior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Queensbury Senior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Queensbury Senior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
95%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Queensbury Senior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.100.71
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Graduation Rate
90%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Queensbury Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Queensbury Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameQUEENSBURY UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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