Jordan Bank School

Jordan Bank School serves 265 students in grades KG.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Jordan Bank School operates within the Oxford Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 265 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 32% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades: KG
Total Students 265 students
Jordan Bank School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Jordan Bank School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Jordan Bank School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 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
Jordan Bank School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
24%
9%
Jordan Bank School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
2%
16%
Jordan Bank School Black (1988-2013)
White
69%
70%
Jordan Bank School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
5%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Jordan Bank School Sch Ethnicity Jordan Bank 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.
0.47 0.24
Jordan Bank 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.
36%
36%
Jordan Bank 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.
4%
5%
Jordan Bank School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,306 students has grown by 17% over five years.
School District Name Oxford Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 4,306 1,564
Oxford Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $55 MM n/a
District Spending $60 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $15,066 $0
Oxford Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,370 $0
Oxford Area   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 Oxford Area High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hopewell Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nottingham School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • OxfordHopewell Elementary School
    602 Garfield Ave
    OxfordPA 19363
    (484)365-6150
    0.2 mi | 572 students | Gr. 5-6                      
  • OxfordPenn's Grove School
    602 Garfield St
    OxfordPA 19363
    (610)932-6615
    0.2 mi | 638 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • OxfordNottingham School
    736 Garfield St
    OxfordPA 19363
    (610)932-6632
    0.2 mi | 691 students | Gr. 2-4                      
  • OxfordElk Ridge School
    200 Wickersham Rd
    OxfordPA 19363
    (610)932-4152
    0.6 mi | 411 students | Gr. 1-2                      
  • OxfordOxford Area High School
    705 Waterway Rd
    OxfordPA 19363
    (610)932-6640
    1.1 mi | 1213 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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