Wind Gap Middle School

Wind Gap Middle School serves 656 students in grades 4-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Wind Gap Middle School operates within the Pen Argyl Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 656 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-8
Total Students 656 students
Wind Gap Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Wind Gap Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Wind Gap Middle 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 0.15 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 15:1 15:1
Wind Gap Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
3%
9%
Wind Gap Middle School Hispanic (1991-2013)
White
92%
70%
Wind Gap Middle School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
5%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Wind Gap Middle 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.
0.15 0.24
Wind Gap Middle 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.
21%
36%
Wind Gap 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.
5%
5%
Wind Gap Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,734 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
School District Name Pen Argyl Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,734 1,528
Pen Argyl Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $21 MM
District Spending $22 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,802 $12,476
Pen Argyl Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,488 $11,944
Pen Argyl 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 Pen Argyl Area High School (3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nazareth Area Middle School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Plainfield Elementary School (3.4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Pen ArgylPen Argyl Area High School
    501 West Laurel Ave
    Pen ArgylPA 18072
    (610)863-1293
    3 mi | 552 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • NazarethPlainfield Elementary School
    539 School Rd
    NazarethPA 18064
    (610)746-4436
    3.4 mi | 526 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • BangorWashington Elementary School
    381 Washington Blvd
    BangorPA 18013
    (610)599-7014
    3.7 mi | 533 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • NazarethBushkill Elementary School
    960 Bushkill Center Rd
    NazarethPA 18064
    (610)759-1118
    3.8 mi | 375 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • EastonCareer Institute Of Technology High School
    Vocational School
    5335 Kesslersville Rd
    EastonPA 18040
    (610)258-2857
    Vocational School

    5.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. 10-12                      

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