March Elementary School

March Elementary School serves 367 students in grades KG - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 31%.
March Elementary School operates within the Easton Area School District.

School Overview

The student population of 367 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 367 students
March Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % March Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
March Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade March 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 0.67 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
March Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
3%
March Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
27%
9%
March Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
17%
15%
March Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
48%
69%
March Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
March Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups March 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.
0.67 0.24
March 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.
49%
38%
March 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.
5%
5%
March Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,736 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,085 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,227 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Easton Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 8,736 1,514
Easton Area   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $129 MM $21 MM
Easton Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $131 MM $20 MM
Easton Area   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $14,085 $12,967
Easton Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,227 $12,300
Easton 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 Phillipsburg High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Easton Area Ms Campus Grades 5-6 Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Freeman Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PhillipsburgPhillipsburg High School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1628 students200 Hillcrest Blvd
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)454-6551
    0.59-121628
  • PhillipsburgFreeman Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 1-2 | 218 students120 Filmore St
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)454-2263
    0.91-2218
  • EastonForks Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 363 students1709 Richmond Rd
    EastonPA 18040
    (610)250-2536
    1KG-4363
  • PhillipsburgBarber Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 1-2 | 216 students50 Sargent St
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)213-2560
    1.21-2216
  • EastonEaston Area Ms Campus Grades 5-6 Middle School
    1.4 miles | Grades: 5-6 | 1378 students990 Echo Trail
    EastonPA 18040
    (610)250-2440
    1.45-61378

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