Elizabeth R Martin Elementary School

1990 Wabank Rd

Lancaster, PA 17603-6433

Grades: KG-5

348 students

Elizabeth R Martin Elementary School serves 348 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Elizabeth R Martin Elementary School operates within the Lancaster School District.

Overview

The student population of 348 students has grown by 32% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 348 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 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
Asian
4%
3%
Hispanic
48%
9%
Black
14%
16%
White
30%
70%
Two or more races
4%
2%
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.
0.66 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.
57%
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.
13%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,760 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,038 is higher than the state average of $12,476. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,540 is higher than the state average of $11,944. The district spending/student has grown by 36% over four years.
School District Name Lancaster School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
3
Number of Students Managed 12,760 1,528
District Total Revenue $159 MM $21 MM
District Spending $165 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,038 $12,476
District Spending / Student $14,540 $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 Penn Manor High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wheatland Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eshleman Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MillersvilleEshleman Elementary School
    545 Leaman Ave
    MillersvillePA 17551
    (717)872-9540
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 331 students                      
  • MillersvillePenn Manor High School
    East Cottage Ave
    MillersvillePA 17551
    (717)872-9520
    1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1589 students                      
  • LancasterHamilton Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    1300 Wabank Rd
    LancasterPA 17603
    (717)291-6166
    1.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 508 students                      
  • LancasterWheatland Middle School
    919 Hamilton Park Dr
    LancasterPA 17603
    (717)291-6285
    1.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 615 students                      
  • LancasterLafayette Elementary School
    1000 Fremont St
    LancasterPA 17603
    (717)291-6183
    1.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 531 students                      

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