Skano Elementary School

970 Rt 146
Clifton Park, NY 12065
9/
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Top 20%
Serving 558 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Skano Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 558 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • : Top 20% in NY
  • : 76% (Top 20%)
  • : 68% (Top 20%)
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Skano Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Skano Elementary School's student population of 558 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
558 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Skano Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Skano Elementary School is 0.50, 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)
#728 out of 4377 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Skano Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
76%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Skano Elementary 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.
68%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Skano Elementary 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.
≥95%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Skano Elementary 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
17:1
11:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Skano Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
18%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Skano Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Skano Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Skano Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
68%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Skano Elementary 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
5%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Skano Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Skano Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.50
This chart displays the diversity score of Skano Elementary 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
11%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Skano Elementary 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 (20-21)
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Skano Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Skano Elementary School's ranking?
Skano Elementary School is ranked #728 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Skano Elementary School often compared to?
Skano Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Arongen Elementary School, Tesago Elementary School, Okte Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
76% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 68% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Skano Elementary School?
558 students attend Skano Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
68% of Skano Elementary School students are White, 18% of students are Asian, 7% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Skano Elementary School?
Skano Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Skano Elementary School offer ?
Skano Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Skano Elementary School part of?
Skano Elementary School is part of Shenendehowa Central School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 558 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 76% (Top 20%)
  • : 68% (Top 20%)
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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