This notable school district has a large main campus with 232 acres focused on educating your children to become thriving citizens. Eight of the 12 schools in this system are housed within five buildings, offering students access to tremendous advantages created by combining resources.
Rather than each school having to fund essential amenities such as the gym or library, these schools have combined budgets to create remarkable communal facilities including an aquatic center. Serving nearly 10,000 students, the Shenendehowa Central School District is the largest in Saratoga County.
Shenendehowa Elementary Schools- Four of the five Shenendehowa Elementary Schools, including Arongen Elementary School, Skano Elementary School, Orenda Elementary School and Okte Elementary School are found in Clifton Park, NY. The fifth school is Chango Elementary with Ballston Lake, NY as its home.
Three Middle Schools in One Place- The Shenendehowa Central School District middle schools are housed in three separate buildings which are all part of the larger complex. Currently, Acadia, Koda and Gowana Middle Schools serve grades 6-8.
Shenendehowa High School- Housed within two buildings, the award-winning Shenendehowa High School is separated into the East side with sophomores, juniors and seniors and the West which is home to the freshmen class.
Parochial and Private Schools
St. George’s Elementary School is a private facility located in Clifton Park, NY. The school currently has pre-K through second grade. However, they will be adding a grade each year until they serve students through the fifth grade. Children from any religious affiliation are welcome to take advantage of a curriculum that generously meets their intellectual, social, emotional and physical needs. The school takes great pride in showing students how to become leaders and live a creative, and compassionate life, while contributing to society.
Sara Marie School is a school located in Clifton Park, NY that has a dedicated team of professionals focusing on pre-k, kindergarten and the first grade. With plenty of individual attention and a wonderful environment, your child will get the foundation needed to create a strong interest in learning.
Mother Teresa Academy is a private, faith-based school offering education from nursery through the first grade. Located in Halfmoon, NY, the school serves children from pre-k and kindergarten through the third grade. Teachers focus on helping students become confident, independent learners who can solve problems, work cooperatively with others, as well as bring out their talents and ambition.
Saratoga Academy of the Arts and Sciences was established in 1991, when parents came together to create this school in Clifton Park with the idea of empowering children to become confident learners capable of critical thinking, problem solving and team work. The Saratoga Independent School offers private elementary education for children in kindergarten through the 6th grade. There are also pre-k and after school programs. The school aims to enrich the lives of each child every day in a picturesque, Adirondack-style campus. The middle school is now being added to teach children in grades 6th-8th as well.
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