Rockwood Area Elementary School

Rockwood Area Elementary School serves 378 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Rockwood Area Elementary School operates within the Rockwood Area School District.

School Overview

The student population of 378 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 378 students
Rockwood Area Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Rockwood Area Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Rockwood Area Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Rockwood Area Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 14:1 15:1
Rockwood Area Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Black
2%
15%
Rockwood Area Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
98%
69%
Rockwood Area Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.04 0.24
Rockwood Area 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.
35%
38%
Rockwood Area 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.
8%
5%
Rockwood Area Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Rockwood Area School District's student population of 736 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,988 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,487 is less than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Rockwood Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 736 1,514
Rockwood Area   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $21 MM
Rockwood Area   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $9 MM $20 MM
Rockwood Area   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,988 $12,967
Rockwood Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,487 $12,300
Rockwood 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 Rockwood Area Junior Senior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Somerset Area Junior Senior High School (7.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maple Ridge Elementary School (6.9 miles away)
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