Ferguson School (Closed 2013)

525 North Newberry St

York, PA 17404-2601

Grades PK-4
580 students
Ferguson School served 580 students in grades PK - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 83% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 31%.
Ferguson School operated within the York City School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 580 students
Ferguson School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % Ferguson School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Ferguson School Total Teachers (1988-2012)
Students by Grade Ferguson School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Ferguson School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
Hispanic
39%
9%
Ferguson School Black Students (1988-2012)
Black
41%
15%
Ferguson School Black Students (1988-2012)
White
17%
69%
Ferguson School White Students (1988-2012)
Two or more races
3%
3%
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.
0.66 0.24
Ferguson School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
91%
38%
Ferguson School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
2%
5%
Ferguson School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

School District Name York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 5,123 1,514
York City   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $115 MM $21 MM
York City   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $127 MM $20 MM
York City   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $19,732 $12,967
York City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $21,840 $12,300
York City   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is New Hope Academy Charter School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New Hope Academy Charter School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ferguson School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • YorkFerguson School
    Grades: PK-8 | 926 students
    0 miles
    525 North Newberry St
    YorkPA 17404
    (717)849-1344
    0PK-8926
  • YorkYork Academy Regional Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 371 students
    0.4 miles
    32 West North St
    YorkPA 17401
    (717)801-3900
    0.4KG-8371
  • YorkNew Hope Academy Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 5-12 | 803 students
    0.6 miles
    459 West King St
    YorkPA 17401
    (717)845-4046
    0.65-12803
  • YorkDevers School
    Grades: PK-8 | 634 students
    0.7 miles
    801 Chanceford Ave
    YorkPA 17404
    (717)849-1210
    0.7PK-8634
  • YorkLincoln Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: KG-5 | 731 students
    0.7 miles
    559 West King St
    YorkPA 17401
    (717)699-1573
    0.7KG-5731
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