Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School

Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School serves 715 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School operates within the Jim Thorpe Area School District.

School Overview

The student population of 715 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 715 students
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Total Students (2005-2014)
Gender % Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 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 16:1 15:1
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2014)
Hispanic
13%
9%
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Black Students (2005-2014)
Black
12%
15%
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Black Students (2005-2014)
White
71%
69%
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School White Students (2005-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
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.
0.47 0.24
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Diversity Score (2004-2014)
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.
37%
38%
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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.
12%
5%
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Jim Thorpe Area School District's student population of 2,148 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $16,516 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,387 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Jim Thorpe Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 2,148 1,514
Jim Thorpe Area   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $21 MM
Jim Thorpe Area   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $34 MM $20 MM
Jim Thorpe Area   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,516 $12,967
Jim Thorpe Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,387 $12,300
Jim Thorpe Area   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 Youth Forestry Camp #2 High School (6.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pleasant Valley Intrmd School (9.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tobyhanna El Center (8.2 miles away)
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