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 5% 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 decreased from 17:1 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)
All Ethnic Groups Penn-kidder Campus 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.
0.47 0.24
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Diversity Score (2005-2014)
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

The district's student population of 2,128 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,516 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district 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 2,128 1,514
Jim Thorpe Area   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $21 MM
Jim Thorpe Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $34 MM $20 MM
Jim Thorpe Area   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,516 $12,967
Jim Thorpe Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,387 $12,300
Jim Thorpe 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 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • White HavenYouth Forestry Camp #2 High School
    Alternative School
    6.6 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 22 studentsHickory Run State Park
    White HavenPA 18661
    (570)443-9524
    6.67-1222
  • Pocono PinesTobyhanna El Center
    8.2 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 719 students398 Old Route 940
    Pocono PinesPA 18350
    (570)839-7121
    8.2KG-6719
  • KunkletownPleasant Valley Elementary School
    9.4 miles | Grades: KG-3 | 1019 students476 Polk Township Rd
    KunkletownPA 18058
    (570)402-1000
    9.4KG-31019
  • KunkletownPleasant Valley Intrmd School
    9.4 miles | Grades: 4-6 | 1148 students477 Polk Township Rd
    KunkletownPA 18058
    (570)402-1000
    9.44-61148
  • KresgevillePolk Elementary School
    9.6 miles | Grades: KG-3 | 269 students630 Interchange Rd
    KresgevillePA 18333
    (570)402-1000
    9.6KG-3269

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