Blairsville Elementary School

Tel: (724)459-8883
Grades: KG-5

459 students

Blairsville Elementary School serves 459 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Blairsville Elementary School operates within the Blairsville-saltsburg School District.

Overview

The student population of 459 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 459 students
Blairsville Elementary School Total Students (1995-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Blairsville Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1995-2013)
Students by Grade Blairsville 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 0.13 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 15:1 15:1
Blairsville Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1995-2013)
Hispanic
1%
9%
Blairsville Elementary School Hispanic (2003-2013)
Black
3%
16%
Blairsville Elementary School Black (1995-2013)
White
93%
70%
Blairsville Elementary School White (1995-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Blairsville Elementary School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.13 0.24
Blairsville Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2013)
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.
39%
36%
Blairsville Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2013)
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%
Blairsville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,741 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
School District Name Blairsville-saltsburg School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,741 1,528
Blairsville-saltsburg   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $21 MM
District Spending $29 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $15,601 $12,476
Blairsville-saltsburg   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,924 $11,944
Blairsville-saltsburg   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 Blairsville Senior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Blairsville Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Homer-center Elementary School (3.8 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BlairsvilleBlairsville Middle School
    104 School Ln
    BlairsvillePA 15717
    (724)459-8880
    0 mi | 244 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BlairsvilleBlairsville Senior High School
    100 School Ln
    BlairsvillePA 15717
    (724)459-8882
    0 mi | 345 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Homer CityHomer-center Elementary School
    45 Wildcat Ln
    Homer CityPA 15748
    (724)479-9077
    3.8 mi | 459 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Homer CityHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Homer-center Junior Senior High School
    70 Wildcat Ln
    Homer CityPA 15748
    (724)479-8026
    3.9 mi | 403 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • ArmaghUnited Junior Senior High School
    10780 Route 56 East
    ArmaghPA 15920
    (814)446-5615
    7.4 mi | 522 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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