South Glens Falls Senior High School

  • South Glens Falls Senior High School serves 951 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 92% (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 94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • South Glens Falls Senior High School's student population of 951 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students951 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Glens Falls Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Glens Falls 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#360 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
3%
26%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
95%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Glens Falls 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
86%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in South Glens Falls 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%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSOUTH GLENS FALLS CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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