Niskayuna High School is located at 1626 Balltown Road Schenectady, NY serving Grades 9-12. This New York public School is located in Schenectady County, New York. Historically Schenectady County was formed from Albany County on March 7, 1809. It has a population of 146,555 (2000 U. S. Census, twenty-second in New York State) and an area of 206 square miles, making it the second smallest in the state outside of New York City. The name "Schenectady" is derived from a Mohawk Indian word for "on that side of the pinery," or "near the pines," or "place beyond the pine plains."
School officials, faculty members and support staff are devoted to creating a challenging, rewarding and safe learning environment for all students. Technology innovations have been incorporated all over the school with computers available in every class. Parents will be awed by the level of professionalism established by the teachers, staff, and administrators. You will see high standards of supportive families, conscientious learners, committed staff, and an involved community will maximize potential for student success.
Newcomers to the area will be pleased to hear that this School offers an idea learning environment with average class sizes, positive community support, individual attention, and encouragement which help all students and staff members strive for excellence. The staffs of teachers and other officials work closely with parents and the entire community to provide the best education possible for students.
Niskayuna High SchoolNiskayuna Central School District
1626 Balltown Road
Schenectady, NY 12309
Urban Fringe of a Mid-Size City (Suburb: Large)
Serving Grades: 9-12
Principal: John RickertCompare to nearby schools »
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