Montgomery Elementary School

Montgomery Elementary School serves 617 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Asian), which is equal to the state average of 30%.
Montgomery Elementary School operates within the North Penn School District.

Overview

The student population of 617 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 617 students
Montgomery Elementary School Total Students (1988-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Montgomery Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1988-2013)
Students by Grade Montgomery Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 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 15:1 15:1
Montgomery Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1988-2013)
American Indian
1% n/a
Asian
23%
3%
Montgomery Elementary School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
1%
9%
Montgomery Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
3%
16%
Montgomery Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
70%
70%
Montgomery Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Montgomery Elementary School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.46 0.24
Montgomery 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.
5%
36%
Montgomery 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.
1%
5%
Montgomery Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,650 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name North Penn School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed 12,650 1,528
North Penn   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $197 MM $21 MM
North Penn   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $192 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $15,500 $12,476
North Penn   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,181 $11,944
North Penn   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 Central Bucks High School-south (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Unami Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Butler Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ChalfontButler Elementary School
    200 Brittany Dr
    ChalfontPA 18914
    (267)893-4250
    1.8 mi | 820 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • LansdaleBridle Path Elementary School
    200 Bridle Path Rd
    LansdalePA 19446
    (215)362-2200
    2.2 mi | 569 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • LansdaleKnapp Elementary School
    698 Knapp Rd
    LansdalePA 19446
    (215)368-2054
    2.6 mi | 595 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • WarringtonMill Creek Elementary School
    638 Bellflower Blvd
    WarringtonPA 18976
    (267)893-3600
    2.8 mi | 1038 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Chalfont Unami Middle School
    160 South Moyer Rd
    ChalfontPA 18914
    (267)893-3400
    2.8 mi | 924 students | Gr. 7-9                      

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