Why North Colonie?
The North Colonie Central School District’s reputation for excellence has attracted families to the Capital Region since the district was centralized in 1950. We believe education is the best investment. Our school district is renowned for the outstanding academic achievement of its students, as well as the superior financial management provided by its administrators and Board of Education. The district holds its faculty, staff and students to high performance standards, resulting in one of the Capital Region’s best quality educations, graduating some of the area’s brightest and civic-minded students.
- Voted the “#1 Times Union Top Workplace for Large Employers” in 2016
- Voted “Best Communities for Music Education” for nine consecutive years
- Transportation Department achieved a 100% passing rate for DOT bus inspections for the fifth consecutive year
- Shaker High School named a “Rewards School” by the NYS Education Dept. in 2017