West Snyder Middle School

Tel: (570)658-8144
Grades: 4-8

268 students

West Snyder Middle School serves 268 students in grades 4-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
West Snyder Middle School operates within the Midd-west School District.

Overview

The student population of 268 students has grown by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-8
Total Students 268 students
West Snyder Middle School Total Students (2005-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
West Snyder Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by Grade West Snyder Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
West Snyder Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
Black
2%
16%
White
97%
71%
All Ethnic Groups West Snyder Middle School Sch Ethnicity West Snyder Middle 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.
0.06 0.23
West Snyder Middle School Diversity Score (2007-2012)
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.
33%
34%
West Snyder Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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.
16%
6%
West Snyder Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,533 students has grown by 14% over five years.
School District Name Midd-west School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,533 1,682
District Total Revenue $28 MM $21 MM
Midd-west   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $29 MM $20 MM
Midd-west   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,647 $12,476
Midd-west   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,156 $11,944
Midd-west   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is East Juniata Junior Senior High School (8.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Middleburg Middle School (10.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Monroe Township Elementary School (5.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RichfieldMonroe Township Elementary School
    Route 35 South
    RichfieldPA 17086
    (717)694-3961
    5.3 mi | 250 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • McalistervilleFayette Township Elementary School
    145 School St
    McalistervillePA 17049
    (717)463-2236
    5.9 mi | 237 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • McclureWest Beaver Elementary School
    21 South Zeller St
    McclurePA 17841
    (570)658-7341
    5.9 mi | 265 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • McalistervilleEast Juniata Junior Senior High School
    Route 35 Cocolamus
    McalistervillePA 17049
    (717)463-2111
    8.1 mi | 547 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Mount Pleasant MillsPerry-west Perry Elementary School
    10594 Route 35
    Mount Pleasant MillsPA 17853
    (570)539-2620
    9.4 mi | 171 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Snyder County, PA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.09, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.23. The most diverse school district in Snyder County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.