Rice Elementary School

Grades: KG-6

829 students

Rice Elementary School serves 829 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 Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Rice Elementary School operates within the Crestwood School District.

Overview

The student population of 829 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 829 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Students 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
American Indian
1% n/a
Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
3%
9%
Black
1%
16%
White
92%
70%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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.
10%
36%
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.
2%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,996 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Crestwood School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 2,996 1,528
District Total Revenue $31 MM $21 MM
District Spending $30 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,817 $12,476
District Spending / Student $9,597 $11,944
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 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mountain TopCrestwood High School
    281 South Mountain Blvd
    Mountain TopPA 18707
    (570)474-6782
    3.1 mi | 1019 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Mountain TopCrestwood Middle School
    281 South Mountain Blvd
    Mountain TopPA 18707
    (570)474-6782
    3.1 mi | 458 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • NanticokeK M Smith Elementary School
    25 Robert St
    NanticokePA 18634
    (570)735-3740
    3.8 mi | 323 students | Gr. KG-1                      
  • NanticokeGreater Nanticoke Area Ed Center
    600 East Union St
    NanticokePA 18634
    (570)735-2770
    4.1 mi | 360 students | Gr. 6-7                      
  • NanticokeGna El Center
    601 Kosciuszko St
    NanticokePA 18634
    (570)735-1320
    4.1 mi | 529 students | Gr. 3-5                      

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