Sacandaga School

300 Wren St
Schenectady, NY 12302
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 336 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Sacandaga School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 336 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Sacandaga School's student population of 336 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 34% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
336 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Sacandaga School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Sacandaga School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#2998 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Sacandaga School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
30-34%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sacandaga 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 2021-22 school year data.
35-39%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sacandaga 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 2021-22 school year data.
85-89%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Sacandaga School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Sacandaga School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
11%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Sacandaga School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
5%
16%
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White
83%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Sacandaga School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.30
This chart displays the diversity score of Sacandaga School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sacandaga School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sacandaga School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sacandaga School's ranking?
Sacandaga School is ranked #2998 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Sacandaga School?
336 students attend Sacandaga School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
83% of Sacandaga School students are White, 11% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sacandaga School?
Sacandaga School has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Sacandaga School offer ?
Sacandaga School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Sacandaga School part of?
Sacandaga School is part of Scotia-Glenville Central School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 336 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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