What Makes Us Exceptional

Palmyra-Macedon Central School District

Simply Exceptional

 

Dedicated Staff

  • 403 employees: 53% teaching staff, 44% support staff, 3% administrative staff
  • Average Teacher Salary: $56,911

 

High Level of Parent and Community Support

  • Parent Teacher Organizations contribute over $26,000 annually, along with countless volunteer hours, to support and enrich the educational experience of all students
  • Since 1988 Dollars for Scholars has awarded over $1,909,500 and 2,060 scholarships.

 

High Achieving District

  • Pal-Mac High School named to Newsweek's Top of the Class List (Top 6% of High Schools in the Nation) 2008, 2009, 2010
  • Diplomas Granted in 2010
    • International Baccalaureate: 
    • Advanced Designation Regents with Honors:
    • Advanced Designation Regents:
    • Regents with Honors:
    • Regents

 

Effective Board Governance

  • Nine member Board of Education focused on policy
  • Establish District Goals and Benchmarks for continued improvement
  • Commitment to Small Class Sizes

 

Fiscally-Disciplined

  • $38,652,360 operating budget for 2017-2018
  • Revenues: 46% State Aid, 54% local contributions
  • Expenditures: 76% Program, 11% Administrative, 13% Capital
  • Tax bill ($100,000 home): $1,839
  • Total Student Enrollment: 1,939