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SCHENECTADY, NEW YORK SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP
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ABOUT Schenectady, New York SCHOOLS
Schenectady schools boast a total student population of 25,062 attending 40 schools in 8 public school districts and 16 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Schenectady public schools spend an average of $9,667 per student each year.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Schenectady public schools average a student teacher ratio of 14:1. Schenectady private schools average 9:1. Also, high schools in Schenectady average a student body population of 1,381, while Schenectady middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 575 and 396 respectively.
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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.