School Details

Pinewood Elementary School

901 Kings Rd, Schenectady, NY 12303
(518) 356-8430
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 3-5 613 students 14 students/teacher (NY avg is 13)

Test Scores by grade

31%
31%
32%
37%
37%
42%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

26%
26%
33%
37%
37%
43%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

24%
24%
30%
43%
43%
40%

New York State Assessments (NYSA)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.
  • This school in 2014
  • Rotterdam-Mohonasen Central School District average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Pinewood Elementary School is a public elementary school in Rotterdam. The principal of Pinewood Elementary School is MS. DEBORAH KAVANAUGH FARNAN and can be contacted at mhunter@mohonasen.org. 613 students attend Pinewood Elementary School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 1% of the Pinewood Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 34% of the 613 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Pinewood Elementary School is 14:1. Woodlawn School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 90% 92%
Black, non-Hispanic 4% 4%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 2%
Asian 3% %
Hispanic 2% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.3%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 34% 30%
Limited English proficiency 1% 1%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    Above average music opportunities for children starting in 3rd grade. Caring teachers and staff.

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