March Elementary School

429 Reeder St

Easton, PA 18042-1731

Tel: (610)250-2531
Grades: KG-4

379 students

March Elementary School serves 379 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 30%.
March Elementary School operates within the Easton Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 379 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 379 students
March Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
March Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade March Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 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
March Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
3%
3%
March Elementary School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
26%
9%
March Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
17%
16%
March Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
49%
70%
March Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
5%
2%
All Ethnic Groups March Elementary School Sch Ethnicity March 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.
0.67 0.24
March 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.
47%
36%
March 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.
6%
5%
March Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,917 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Easton Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 8,917 1,528
Easton Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $123 MM $21 MM
District Spending $148 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,976 $12,476
Easton Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,719 $11,944
Easton 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 Phillipsburg High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Easton Area Ms Campus Grades 7-8 Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Freeman Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PhillipsburgPhillipsburg High School
    200 Hillcrest Blvd
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)454-6551
    0.5 mi | 1588 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PhillipsburgFreeman Elementary School
    120 Filmore St
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)454-2263
    0.9 mi | 214 students | Gr. 1-2                      
  • EastonForks Elementary School
    1709 Richmond Rd
    EastonPA 18040
    (610)250-2536
    1 mi | 370 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • PhillipsburgBarber Elementary School
    50 Sargent St
    PhillipsburgNJ 08865
    (908)213-2560
    1.2 mi | 204 students | Gr. 1-2                      
  • EastonEaston Area Ms Campus Grades 7-8 Middle School
    1010 Echo Trl
    EastonPA 18040
    (610)250-2460
    1.4 mi | 1377 students | Gr. 7-8                      

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