Lionville Elementary School

Lionville Elementary School serves 638 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Lionville Elementary School operates within the Downingtown Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 638 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 638 students
Lionville Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Lionville Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Lionville Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 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 17:1 15:1
Lionville Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
8%
3%
Lionville Elementary School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
6%
9%
Lionville Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
4%
16%
Lionville Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
79%
70%
Lionville Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Lionville 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.
0.37 0.24
Lionville 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.
7%
36%
Lionville 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.
3%
5%
Lionville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,915 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Downingtown Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
3
Number of Students Managed 11,915 1,528
Downingtown Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $182 MM $21 MM
Downingtown Area   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $168 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $15,355 $12,476
Downingtown Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,168 $11,944
Downingtown 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 Downingtown High School East Campus (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lionville Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Uwchlan Hills Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ExtonDowningtown High School East Campus
    50 Devon Dr
    ExtonPA 19341
    (610)363-6400
    0.2 mi | 1656 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ExtonLionville Middle School
    550 West Uwchlan Ave
    ExtonPA 19341
    (610)524-6300
    0.4 mi | 1600 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • DowningtownUwchlan Hills Elementary School
    50 Peck Rd
    DowningtownPA 19335
    (610)269-5656
    1 mi | 539 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • ExtonCollegium Charter School
    Charter School
    535 James Hance Court
    ExtonPA 19341
    (610)903-1300
    Charter School

    1.7 mi | 2043 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • DowningtownShamona Creek Elementary School
    501 Dorlan Mill Rd
    DowningtownPA 19335
    (610)458-8703
    2.3 mi | 466 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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