Boothwyn Elementary School

1414 Meetinghouse Rd

Marcus Hook, PA 19061-3493

Tel: (610)485-4241
Grades KG-4
344 students
Boothwyn Elementary School serves 344 students in grades KG - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Boothwyn Elementary School operates within the Chichester School District.

School Overview

The student population of 344 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 344 students
Boothwyn Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Boothwyn Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Boothwyn Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Boothwyn Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Boothwyn Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
4%
3%
Boothwyn Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
5%
9%
Boothwyn Elementary School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
12%
15%
Boothwyn Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
76%
69%
Boothwyn Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Boothwyn Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.41 0.24
Boothwyn Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
31%
38%
Boothwyn Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
5%
Boothwyn Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Chichester School District's student population of 3,321 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $18,678 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $19,472 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Chichester School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,321 1,514
Chichester   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $63 MM $21 MM
Chichester   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $66 MM $20 MM
Chichester   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,678 $12,967
Chichester   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $19,472 $12,300
Chichester   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Chichester Senior High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chichester Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Linwood Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Marcus HookChichester Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 1001 students
    0.4 miles
    925 Meetinghouse Rd
    Marcus HookPA 19061
    (610)485-6881
    0.45-81001
  • Marcus HookChichester Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 989 students
    0.4 miles
    3333 Chichester Ave
    Marcus HookPA 19061
    (610)485-6881
    0.49-12989
  • Marcus HookLinwood Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 323 students
    1.1 miles
    1403 Huddell Ave
    Marcus HookPA 19061
    (610)485-7351
    1.1KG-4323
  • AstonHilltop Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 377 students
    1.3 miles
    401 Cherry Tree Rd
    AstonPA 19014
    (610)485-6746
    1.3KG-4377
  • Marcus HookMarcus Hook Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 287 students
    1.6 miles
    8th And Market Sts
    Marcus HookPA 19061
    (610)485-9780
    1.6KG-4287

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