Phillips Elementary School

Grades: KG-5

354 students

Phillips Elementary School serves 354 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Phillips Elementary School operates within the Central Dauphin School District.

Overview

The student population of 354 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 354 students
Phillips Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Phillips Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Phillips Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more 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 16:1 15:1
Phillips Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
8%
3%
Phillips Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
19%
9%
Phillips Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
22%
16%
Phillips Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
42%
70%
Phillips Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
9%
2%
Phillips Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Phillips Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.73 0.24
Phillips Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
49%
36%
Phillips 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.
9%
5%
Phillips Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,071 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,128 is higher than the state average of $12,476. The district revenue/student has grown by 26% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,865 is higher than the state average of $11,944. The district spending/student has grown by 26% over four years.
School District Name Central Dauphin School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
3
Number of Students Managed 11,071 1,528
Central Dauphin   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $152 MM $21 MM
Central Dauphin   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $150 MM $20 MM
Central Dauphin   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,128 $12,476
Central Dauphin   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,865 $11,944
Central Dauphin   School District 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 Central Dauphin East Senior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Central Dauphin Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Side Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HarrisburgCentral Dauphin Middle School
    4600 Locust Ln
    HarrisburgPA 17109
    (717)540-4606
    0.4 mi | Gr. 6-9 | 709 students                      
  • HarrisburgCentral Dauphin East Middle School
    628 Rutherford Rd
    HarrisburgPA 17109
    (717)545-4703
    0.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 667 students                      
  • HarrisburgCentral Dauphin East Senior High School
    626 Rutherford Rd
    HarrisburgPA 17109
    (717)541-1662
    0.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1351 students                      
  • HarrisburgSouth Side Elementary School
    4525 Union Deposit Rd
    HarrisburgPA 17111
    (717)657-3204
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 554 students                      
  • HarrisburgDauphin County Technical School
    Vocational School
    6001 Locust Ln
    HarrisburgPA 17109
    (717)652-3170
    Vocational School

    1.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 969 students                      

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