Penn Cambria Middle School

Penn Cambria Middle School serves 548 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Penn Cambria Middle School operates within the Penn Cambria School District.

Overview

The student population of 548 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 548 students
Penn Cambria Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Penn Cambria Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 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 16:1 15:1
Penn Cambria Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
White
99%
70%
Penn Cambria Middle School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
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.
0.02 0.24
Penn Cambria Middle School Diversity Score (1994-2013)
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.
27%
36%
Penn Cambria Middle 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%
Penn Cambria Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,783 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Penn Cambria School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,783 1,528
Penn Cambria   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $21 MM
District Spending $20 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,617 $12,476
Penn Cambria   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,251 $11,944
Penn Cambria   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 Cresson Secure Treatment Unit High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Altoona Area Junior High School (8.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Penn Cambria Pre-primary Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CressonCresson Secure Treatment Unit High School
    Alternative School
    251 Corrections Rd
    CressonPA 16630
    (814)886-6903
    Alternative School

    1.7 mi | 16 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CressonPenn Cambria Pre-primary Elementary School
    205 6th St
    CressonPA 16630
    (814)886-8166
    1.8 mi | 172 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • CressonPenn Cambria High School
    401 Linden Ave
    CressonPA 16630
    (814)886-8188
    1.9 mi | 527 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LillyPenn Cambria Primary School
    400 Main St
    LillyPA 15938
    (814)886-2151
    4.7 mi | 263 students | Gr. 1-2                      
  • LillyPenn Cambria Intrmd School
    376 Wood St
    LillyPA 15938
    (814)886-8532
    5.6 mi | 273 students | Gr. 3-4                      

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