District Summary Ratings

Many of the schools in this district are rated average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District

These are some of the top-rated public schools in Rensselaer Central School Corp based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

Academic Summary

Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.


Advanced Courses

Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.


Student Demographics

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.


Teachers & Staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.


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District Finances

How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
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District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

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Reviews From Schools in Rensselaer Central School Corp

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Parent / Guardian
June 21, 2017
I have enjoyed my experiences as a parent with RCMS. The current administration works hard at achieving the goals of the students and teachers. School grade is an A currently. That is a huge... More
Parent / Guardian
May 04, 2016
The special Ed program is amazing because of Mrs. Silvernail! I can't say enough about the little miracle she made of our son Luke who went from a ninth grade skills class to a tenth grader acing his... More
Parent / Guardian
February 10, 2012
My daughter was so unhappy here! Some of the staff is snippy and rude to these young children who are just getting their foundation for education. They don't get enough time to socialize - not... More
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