Pleasant Valley School

1097 Forest Rd, Schenectady, NY 12303 | (518) 881-3640
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 452
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4 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Joseph Dicaprio
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Magnet School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 452
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 234 (51.8%)
  • Females: 218 (48.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 57 (12.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 329 (72.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 386 (85.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Pleasant Valley School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black16035.4%
Asian11725.9%
Hispanic7416.4%
White10122.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Pleasant Valley School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6614.6%
1st Grade9220.4%
2nd Grade9120.1%
3rd Grade7316.2%
4th Grade6915.3%
5th Grade6113.5%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
92.0%
District:
90.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
2.0%
District:
17.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
11.0%
District:
9.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
9.0%
District:
17.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
13.0%
District:
27.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Pleasant Valley School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on February 15, 2010
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate

  • My son has come along way. The teachers at PV really care.

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