Frances Willard #32 Elementary School

Frances Willard #32 Elementary School serves 590 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Frances Willard #32 Elementary School operates within the Scranton School District.

School Overview

The student population of 590 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 590 students
Frances Willard #32 Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Frances Willard #32 Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Frances Willard #32 Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Frances Willard #32 Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 17:1 15:1
Frances Willard #32 Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Frances Willard #32 Elementary School Asian Students (2001-2014)
Hispanic
21%
9%
Frances Willard #32 Elementary School Black Students (1992-2014)
Black
8%
15%
Frances Willard #32 Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
65%
69%
Frances Willard #32 Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Frances Willard #32 Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Frances Willard #32 Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.53 0.24
Frances Willard #32 Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
56%
38%
Frances Willard #32 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.
6%
5%
Frances Willard #32 Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,795 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,370 is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,977 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Scranton School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
3
Number of Students Managed 9,795 1,514
Scranton   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $118 MM $21 MM
Scranton   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $134 MM $20 MM
Scranton   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,370 $12,967
Scranton   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,977 $12,300
Scranton   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 West Scranton High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Scranton Intrmd School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Charles Sumner #18 Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ScrantonWest Scranton High School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 902 students1201 Luzerne St
    ScrantonPA 18504
    (570)348-3616
    0.39-12902
  • ScrantonWest Scranton Intrmd School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 696 students1401 Fellows St
    ScrantonPA 18504
    (570)348-3475
    0.56-8696
  • ScrantonCharles Sumner #18 Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 305 studentsNorth Sumner Ave And Swetland
    ScrantonPA 18504
    (570)348-3688
    0.9PK-5305
  • ScrantonSouth Scranton Intrmd School
    1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 542 students355 Maple St
    ScrantonPA 18505
    (570)348-3631
    16-8542
  • ScrantonScranton High School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1776 students63 Munchak Way
    ScrantonPA 18510
    (570)348-3481
    1.29-121776

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