Mechanicville High School

25 Kniskern Ave, Mechanicville, NY 12118 | (518) 664-9888
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 424
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3 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 424 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Kevin Kolakowski
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 424
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 204 (48.1%)
  • Females: 216 (50.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 12 (2.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 70 (16.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 82 (19.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Mechanicville High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black40.9%
Asian40.9%
Hispanic122.8%
White40094.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Mechanicville High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade10925.7%
10th Grade9522.4%
11th Grade11226.4%
12th Grade10825.5%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
80.0%
District:
74.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
93.0%
District:
92.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
2.0%
District:
1.0%
State:
3.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 21-30%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.0%
District:
95.0%
State:
93.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
12.0%
District:
10.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
24.0%
District:
21.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
26.0%
District:
14.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
25.0%
District:
18.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
2.0%
District:
2.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
2.0%
District:
2.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 3

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1 review for Mechanicville High School

  • Reviewed by Staff Member on January 29, 2007
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • well i think that this school really is not all that great. when you use the computer you really cant look up anything like pets due to the fact they have blocked it. i think this school needs to lay off the students alittle bit. but thats my opinion on this school.

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