Details overview

School leader PRINCIPAL - MR. THOMAS NICHOLSON
District South Colonie Central School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge

Classes

1
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
World languages taught Spanish

Support

1
Facilities
including: Music room
Facilities Music room
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Extra learning resources Counseling
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 75% 48%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 8% 9%
Black 8% 19%
Hispanic 6% 23%
Two or more races 3% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 1% 8%
Female 48% 49%
Male 52% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 26% 43%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
1
Boys Sports
including: Wrestling
Girls sports Basketball
Boys sports Wrestling

Culture

Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA

Teachers

1
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff Music teacher

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 27% 39%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012
Teacher characteristics NYSED, 2011-2012