Rockwood Area Elementary School

Rockwood Area Elementary School serves 407 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Rockwood Area Elementary School operates within the Rockwood Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 407 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 407 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Rockwood Area Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Rockwood Area Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 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 16:1 14:1
Rockwood Area Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
White
97%
71%
All Ethnic Groups Rockwood Area Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Rockwood Area 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.
0.06 0.23
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.
27%
34%
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.
9%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 852 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Rockwood Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 852 1,682
Rockwood Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $21 MM
Rockwood Area   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $10 MM $20 MM
Rockwood Area   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,856 $12,476
Rockwood Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,839 $11,944
Rockwood 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 Rockwood Area Junior Senior High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Somerset Area Middle School (7.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Maple Ridge Elementary School (6.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RockwoodRockwood Area Junior Senior High School
    437 Somerset Ave
    RockwoodPA 15557
    (814)926-4631
    0 mi | 358 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • SomersetMaple Ridge Elementary School
    105 New Centerville Rd
    SomersetPA 15501
    (814)445-6677
    6.9 mi | 457 students | Gr. KG-2                      
  • SomersetEagle View Elementary School
    191 Discovery Ln
    SomersetPA 15501
    (814)444-8455
    7 mi | 499 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • SomersetSomerset Area Middle School
    645 South Columbia Ave
    SomersetPA 15501
    (814)443-2831
    7.1 mi | 581 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • SomersetSomerset Area High School
    645 South Columbia Ave
    SomersetPA 15501
    (814)443-2831
    7.1 mi | 730 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Somerset 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 0.03, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.23. The most diverse school district in Somerset County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.