Sweet Home Central School District

  • 1901 SWEET HOME RD
  • AMHERST, NY 14228
  • (716) 250-1402
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate98.7%70.8%
Dropout Rate2.1%3.9%
Per Pupil Spending$15,124$17,824
Students Per Teacher13.112.6
Number of Schools6-
Number of Students3,717-
Number of (FTE) Teachers285-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment3,71713.1
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students-
Kindergarten Students233
1st Grade Students238
2nd Grade Students247
3rd Grade Students250
4th Grade Students256
5th Grade Students255
6th Grade Students252
7th Grade Students274
8th Grade Students260
9th Grade Students283
10th Grade Students333
11th Grade Students281
12th Grade Students326
Ungraded Students9
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native10
Asian or Pacific Islander150
Hispanic107
Black (Non-Hispanic)604
White (Non-Hispanic)2,615
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male1,835
Female1,651

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers28513.1
Prekindergarten Teachers--
Kindergarten Teachers17-
Elementary Teachers113-
Secondary Teachers116-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes39-
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides80
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors1
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors12
Elementary5
Secondary8
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians6
Library Support Staff7
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff233
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators4
LEA Administrative Support Staff50
School Administrators10
School Administrative Support Staff17
Student Support Services11
Other Support Services Staff140

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$64,988,000-
Total Local Revenues$34,862,00053.6%
Property Tax$26,518,00040.8%
Other School Systems$313,0000.5%
Cities and Counties$3,268,0005.0%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$211,0000.3%
School Lunch$674,0001.0%
District Activity Receipts$3,0000.00%
Rents and Royalties$583,0000.9%
Sale of Property$4,0000.01%
Interest Earnings$1,233,0001.9%
Private Contributions$1,0000.00%
Miscellaneous$2,054,0003.2%
Total State Revenues$27,620,00042.5%
General Formula Assistance$17,991,00027.7%
Special Education Programs$3,323,0005.1%
School Lunch Programs$47,0000.07%
Other Programs$5,883,0009.1%
Non-Specified$376,0000.6%
Total Federal Revenues$2,506,0003.9%
Through State - Title I$549,0000.8%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$751,0001.2%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$16,0000.02%
Through State - Title V, Part A$3,0000.00%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$651,0001.0%
Through State - Other$362,0000.6%
Non-Specified$174,0000.3%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$54,838,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$35,170,00064.1%
Total Support Services Expenditures$18,205,00033.2%
Student Support$2,721,0004.2%
Instructional Staff Support$1,700,0002.6%
General Administration Support$1,384,0002.1%
School Administration Support$1,624,0002.5%
Operation and Maintenance Support$5,118,0007.9%
Student Transportation Support$3,786,0005.8%
Other Support Services$1,872,0002.9%
Total Other Expenditures$1,463,0002.7%
Food Services$1,463,0002.3%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 98.7%
Total Diploma Count 312
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 5
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12272.1%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Sweet Home Central School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 6
  • Students: 3,717
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 285
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GLENDALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
101 Glendale Dr
Tonawanda, NY
Public | KG-5
401 13.0

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HERITAGE HEIGHTS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2545 Sweet Home Rd
Amherst, NY
Public | KG-5
363 12.0

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MAPLEMERE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
236 East Maplemere Rd
Amherst, NY
Public | KG-5
402 12.1

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SWEET HOME HIGH SCHOOL
1901 Sweet Home Rd
Amherst, NY
Public | 9-12
1,223 13.3

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SWEET HOME MIDDLE SCHOOL
4150 Maple Rd
Amherst, NY
Public | 6-8
786 10.6

5 out of 5
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WILLOW RIDGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
480 Willow Ridge Dr
Amherst, NY
Public | KG-5
313 11.5

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