Governor Wolf Elementary School

Governor Wolf Elementary School serves 424 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Governor Wolf Elementary School operates within the Bethlehem Area School District.

School Overview

The student population of 424 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 424 students
Governor Wolf Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Governor Wolf Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Governor Wolf Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Governor Wolf Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Governor Wolf Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
4%
3%
Governor Wolf Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
27%
9%
Governor Wolf Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
13%
15%
Governor Wolf Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
56%
69%
Governor Wolf Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.60 0.50
Governor Wolf 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.
38%
38%
Governor Wolf Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2014)
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.
7%
5%
Governor Wolf Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

Bethlehem Area School District's student population of 13,900 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,664 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Bethlehem Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
3
Number of Students Managed 13,900 1,488
Bethlehem Area   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $203 MM n/a
Bethlehem Area   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $198 MM n/a
Bethlehem Area   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,664 n/a
Bethlehem Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,292 n/a
Bethlehem Area   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 Freedom High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Hills Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Miller Heights Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BethlehemEast Hills Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1090 students
    0.6 miles
    2005 Chester Rd
    BethlehemPA 18017
    (610)867-0541
    0.66-81090
  • BethlehemFreedom High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1845 students
    0.6 miles
    3149 Chester Ave
    BethlehemPA 18020
    (610)867-5843
    0.69-121845
  • BethlehemBethlehem Avts High SchoolVocational School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.7 miles
    3300 Chester Ave
    BethlehemPA 18020
    (610)866-8013
    0.79-12n/a
  • BethlehemMiller Heights Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 431 students
    0.9 miles
    3605 Allen St
    BethlehemPA 18020
    (610)868-6441
    0.9KG-5431
  • BethlehemSpring Garden Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 539 students
    1 miles
    901 North Blvd
    BethlehemPA 18017
    (610)868-6071
    1KG-5539

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