Hoover Elementary School

500 Trenton Rd

Langhorne, PA 19047-5999

Tel: (215)809-6340
Grades: KG-5

646 students

Hoover Elementary School serves 646 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Hoover Elementary School operates within the Neshaminy School District.

Overview

The student population of 646 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 646 students
Hoover Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Hoover Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Hoover Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 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 18:1 14:1
Hoover Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
3%
Hoover Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
3%
8%
Hoover Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
16%
Hoover Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
89%
71%
Hoover Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hoover Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Hoover 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.
0.21 0.23
Hoover Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
15%
34%
Hoover Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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.
3%
6%
Hoover Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,247 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Neshaminy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
3
Number of Students Managed 9,247 1,682
Neshaminy   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $161 MM $21 MM
Neshaminy   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $173 MM $20 MM
Neshaminy   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,182 $12,476
Neshaminy   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $19,573 $11,944
Neshaminy   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 Neshaminy High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sandburg Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Valley Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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    BensalemPA 19020
    (215)750-2800
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  • LevittownSchweitzer Elementary School
    Harmony Rd
    LevittownPA 19056
    (215)809-6380
    1.4 mi | 344 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LevittownSandburg Middle School
    30 Harmony Rd
    LevittownPA 19056
    (215)809-6220
    1.7 mi | 568 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • LevittownEveritt Elementary School
    Forsythia Dr South
    LevittownPA 19056
    (215)809-6320
    1.7 mi | 408 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LevittownMiller Elementary School
    10 Cobalt Ridge Dr South
    LevittownPA 19057
    (215)809-6360
    1.7 mi | 399 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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  • Recommended August 02, 2010 - Amazing teachers, my son loved going to this school. They really focus on families working together with teachers. Great academic programs where the kids generally learn through their actions. Beautiful school too! - Posted by Parent

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