Rensselaer Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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School Districts in Rensselaer


East Greenbush Central School District Details

East Greenbush Central School District
29 Englewood Ave
East Greenbush, NY 12061

4,135 Students enrolled in District

7 Schools in District

11 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

East Greenbush Central School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

80 60 40 20 0
71%
54%
69%
53%
73%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bell Top School
39 Reynolds Rd
Troy, NY, 12180
KG-05
Citizen Edmond Genet School
29 Englewood Ave
East Greenbush, NY, 12061
KG-05
Columbia High School
962 Luther Rd
East Greenbush, NY, 12061
09-12
Donald P Sutherland School
4 John St
Nassau, NY, 12123
KG-05
Green Meadow School
234 Schuurman Rd
Castleton, NY, 12033
KG-05
Howard L Goff School
35 Gilligan Rd
East Greenbush, NY, 12061
06-08
Red Mill School
225 Mccullough Pl
Rensselaer, NY, 12144
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 83.3% 43.4%
Black 3.5% 17.1%
Hispanic 6.0% 28.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.1% 9.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 23.6% 52.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.7% 49.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.9% 3.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,482 $50,214,000 57.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $986 $3,966,000 4.5%
Staff $734 $2,953,000 3.4%
General Administration $461 $1,853,000 2.1%
School Administration $1,204 $4,843,000 5.5%
Operation $1,540 $6,195,000 7.1%
Transportation $1,799 $7,236,000 8.3%
Other $598 $2,404,000 2.8%
Total Support $7,320 $29,450,000 33.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,899 $7,641,000 8.8%
Total Expenditures $21,701 $87,305,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,803 $23,680,031,000 57.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $635 $1,709,426,000 4.1%
Staff $532 $1,431,891,000 3.4%
General Administration $321 $863,301,000 2.1%
School Administration $609 $1,637,416,000 3.9%
Operation $1,063 $2,858,960,000 6.9%
Transportation $861 $2,315,105,000 5.6%
Other $389 $1,045,208,000 2.5%
Total Support $4,410 $11,861,307,000 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,230 $5,998,138,000 14.4%
Total Expenditures $15,443 $41,539,476,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

Rensselaer City School District Details

Rensselaer City School District
25 Van Rensselaer Dr
Rensselaer, NY 12144

1,108 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

11 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Rensselaer City School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New York

(10 is best)

Better than of NY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
33%
54%
35%
53%
30%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Rensselaer Junior/senior High School
25 Van Rensselaer Dr
Rensselaer, NY, 12144
07-12
Van Rensselaer Elementary School
25 Van Rensselaer Dr
Rensselaer, NY, 12144
PK-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 60.6% 43.4%
Black 13.7% 17.1%
Hispanic 10.7% 28.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 14.7% 9.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 1.0%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 65.8% 52.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 61.3% 49.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.4% 3.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $12,123 $13,626,000 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $857 $963,000 3.9%
Staff $522 $587,000 2.4%
General Administration $721 $810,000 3.3%
School Administration $461 $518,000 2.1%
Operation $1,593 $1,791,000 7.2%
Transportation $768 $863,000 3.5%
Other $650 $731,000 2.9%
Total Support $5,572 $6,263,000 25.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,440 $4,990,000 20.1%
Total Expenditures $22,134 $24,879,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,803 $23,680,031,000 57.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $635 $1,709,426,000 4.1%
Staff $532 $1,431,891,000 3.4%
General Administration $321 $863,301,000 2.1%
School Administration $609 $1,637,416,000 3.9%
Operation $1,063 $2,858,960,000 6.9%
Transportation $861 $2,315,105,000 5.6%
Other $389 $1,045,208,000 2.5%
Total Support $4,410 $11,861,307,000 28.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,230 $5,998,138,000 14.4%
Total Expenditures $15,443 $41,539,476,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

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