Penn/kidder Campus Elementary School

Tel: (570)722-1150
Grades: KG-8

701 students

Penn/kidder Campus Elementary School serves 701 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Penn/kidder Campus Elementary School operates within the Jim Thorpe Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 701 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 701 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Students by Grade Penn/kidder Campus Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Hispanic
15%
8%
Black
14%
16%
White
67%
71%
All Ethnic Groups Penn/kidder Campus Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Penn/kidder Campus Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.51 0.23
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%
34%
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.
14%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,276 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Jim Thorpe Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 2,276 1,682
Jim Thorpe Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $33 MM $21 MM
Jim Thorpe Area   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $31 MM $20 MM
Jim Thorpe Area   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,921 $12,476
Jim Thorpe Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,141 $11,944
Jim Thorpe Area   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • White HavenYouth Forestry Camp #2 High School
    Alternative School
    Hickory Run State Park
    White HavenPA 18661
    (570)443-9524
    Alternative School

    6.6 mi | 39 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Pocono PinesTobyhanna El Center
    398 Old Route 940
    Pocono PinesPA 18350
    (570)839-7121
    8.2 mi | 655 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • KunkletownPleasant Valley Elementary School
    476 Polk Township Rd
    KunkletownPA 18058
    (570)402-1000
    9.4 mi | 1165 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • KunkletownPleasant Valley Intrmd School
    477 Polk Township Rd
    KunkletownPA 18058
    (570)402-1000
    9.4 mi | 1292 students | Gr. 5-7                      
  • KresgevillePolk Elementary School
    Route 209
    KresgevillePA 18333
    (570)402-1000
    9.6 mi | 401 students | Gr. KG-4                      

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Did You Know?
Carbon County, PA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.13, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.23. The most diverse school district in Carbon County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.