Several schools in Capital Region named wealthiest in upstate

Posted at: 02/04/2014 9:19 AM
Updated at: 02/04/2014 4:24 PM
By: WNYT Staff

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Many of the wealthiest school districts in upstate New York are here in the Capital Region.

In fact, the second wealthiest school district on the list is in Niskayuna.

The third wealthiest school district is Bethlehem. Voorheesville is number five, Shenendehowa is number seven and Guilderland is number eight.

There are 455 school districts in upstate New York.

The list has been complied by "Buffalo News First." The full list appears in Tuesday morning's "Business Journal."

The wealthiest school district in upstate New York is Pittsford in the Rochester area.

Some other schools that made it on the list:

50. Berne-Knox-Westerlo

49. Saratoga Springs 

46. Hoosic Valley

43. Lake George 

42. Schuylerville 

40. North Greenbush

32. South Colonie

28. Wnyantskill

27. Schalmont

22. Stillwater

20. East Greenbush

18. Duanesburg

17. Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake

15. North Colonie

13. Averill Park     

12. Schodack

8.  Guilderland

7.  Shenendehowa

5.  Voorheesville

3.  Bethlehem

2.  Niskayuna