Oneida City School District and Community

Oneida City School district is located in Oneida, New York, a small city in Madison County, located between Syracuse and Utica, along the New York State ThruwayThe district encompasses communities in Madison and Oneida Counties and is in close proximity to a number of colleges, universities, including Morrisville State College, Colgate University and Cazenovia College

The Oneida City School District boasts four neighborhood elementary schools, a middle school that offers accelerated math, science, art and language courses and a beautiful high school campus with spacious athletic facilities, a vibrant art and music programs, and extensive college level course offeringsOur district is a leader in youth international relations through multiple foreign exchange programs, and we offer a wide array of extracurricular activitiesOur high school students have access to a variety of college credits through Advanced Placement course, Project Lead the Way courses through RIT, and articulation agreements with Mohawk Valley Community College.

Our Community is very supportive of our schools and our educational programs, and our teachers are involved, dedicated and student orientedThe non-profit Oneida City School District Foundation offers student scholarships and teacher grants to enhance our programsOur districts Wall of Distinction recognizes each year outstanding graduates, retirees and community members.

Oneida students are offered a full range of programs through Madison- Oneida BOCES Career and Technical Education Program, located in VeronaBOCES services provide students with a wide variety of learning opportunitiesSpecial needs students are educated with their peers, when feasible in an inclusion model.


District Highlights

District enrollment 1,931
76% of Oneida graduates enter institutions of higher learning
Accelerated math, science, art and language offerings at the Middle School
Project Lead the Way engineering partnership with RIT
11 Advanced Placement courses in Math, Science, English, Art and Foreign Language
College articulation agreements with Mohawk Valley Community College and RIT
Comprehensive athletics program and excellent facilities
Award winning art, music and drama programs
Extensive international exchange opportunities through Rotary Club and Japanese Exchange programs
2019-2020 budget:  $46,983,114
Over 70% of budget is dedicated to educational programming
Number of employees- 334 (180 instructional and 154 non instructional
Administrators:  2 senior administrators, K-12 Executive Principal, 2 district wide administrators, 5 principals, 2 assistant principals, and an assistant principal/athletic director.