Rice Elementary School

Rice Elementary School serves 825 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Rice Elementary School operates within the Crestwood School District.

School Overview

The student population of 825 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 825 students
Rice Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Rice Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Rice Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Rice Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less 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 20:1 15:1
Rice Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
5%
3%
Rice Elementary School Asian Students (1997-2013)
Hispanic
2%
9%
Rice Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
Black
1%
15%
Rice Elementary School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
92%
69%
Rice Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
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.
0.15 0.24
Rice 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.
13%
38%
Rice 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.
4%
5%
Rice Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Crestwood School District's student population of 2,928 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,751 in this district is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,411 is less than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Crestwood School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 2,928 1,514
Crestwood   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $21 MM
Crestwood   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $32 MM $20 MM
Crestwood   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,751 $12,967
Crestwood   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,411 $12,300
Crestwood   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 Crestwood High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Crestwood Middle School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is K M Smith Elementary School (3.8 miles away)
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  • Mountain TopCrestwood High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 949 students
    3.1 miles
    281 South Mountain Blvd
    Mountain TopPA 18707
    (570)474-6782
    3.19-12949
  • Mountain TopCrestwood Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 461 students
    3.1 miles
    281 South Mountain Blvd
    Mountain TopPA 18707
    (570)474-6782
    3.17-8461
  • NanticokeK M Smith Elementary School
    Grades: KG-1 | 342 students
    3.8 miles
    25 Robert St
    NanticokePA 18634
    (570)735-3740
    3.8KG-1342
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    Grades: 3-5 | 515 students
    4.1 miles
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    NanticokePA 18634
    (570)735-1320
    4.13-5515
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    Grades: 6-7 | 353 students
    4.1 miles
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    NanticokePA 18634
    (570)735-2770
    4.16-7353

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