Polk Elementary School (Closed 2012)

196 Church St

Polk, PA

Grades KG-6
125 students
Polk Elementary School served 125 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which was more than the state average of 31%.
Polk Elementary School operated within the Franklin Area School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 125 students
Polk Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % Polk Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Polk Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Polk Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
Polk Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
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.
0.05 0.24
Polk Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
33%
38%
Polk Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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.
11%
5%
Polk Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

School District Name Franklin Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 1,980 1,514
Franklin Area   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $21 MM
Franklin Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $35 MM $20 MM
Franklin Area   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,824 $12,967
Franklin Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $16,895 $12,300
Franklin Area   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Franklin Area High School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Franklin Area Middle School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sandycreek Elementary School (4.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FranklinFranklin Area High School
    4.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 616 students246 Pone Ln
    FranklinPA 16323
    (814)432-2121
    4.39-12616
  • FranklinFranklin Area Middle School
    4.3 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 316 students246 Pone Ln
    FranklinPA 16323
    (814)432-2224
    4.37-8316
  • FranklinSandycreek Elementary School
    4.4 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 338 students297 Pone Ln
    FranklinPA 16323
    (814)432-3819
    4.4KG-6338
  • FranklinValley Grove Elementary School
    4.9 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 486 students389 Sugarcreek Dr
    FranklinPA 16323
    (814)432-3861
    4.9KG-6486
  • UticaUtica Elementary School
    5.1 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 89 students3823 Academy St
    UticaPA 16362
    (814)425-3279
    5.1KG-689
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