Niskayuna has been ranked No. 1 in the Albany
area in student performance for a second consecutive year
- and ninth overall all out of 430 districts
across upstate New York - in a report
from a Buffalo business publication.
Buffalo Business First published the
rankings durin the week of October 22 on its
website as part of its "Guide to Upstate Schools."
According to the publication, the rankings
reflect the collective performance of each
district's public schools from kindergarten
through 12th grade over a period of four years.
They account for percentages
of students who graduate with Regents and
advanced Regents diplomas; student scores on
Regents exams in 13 subjects; and student
performance on the state assessments given in
Niskayuna was No. 1 in the Albany area and No. 8
out of all upstate schools in Business First's
fall 2011 school rankings.
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