West Hill Elementary School

301 Ellsworth St

Sharon, PA 16146-1309

Grades: KG-6

318 students

West Hill Elementary School serves 318 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 30%.
West Hill Elementary School operates within the Sharon City School District.

Overview

The student population of 318 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 318 students
West Hill Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
West Hill Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade West Hill Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 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
West Hill Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
11%
16%
West Hill Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
77%
70%
West Hill Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
12%
2%
West Hill Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups West Hill Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.38 0.24
West Hill 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.
91%
36%
West Hill 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.
5%
5%
West Hill Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,111 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,142 is higher than the state average of $12,476. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,367 is less than the state average of $11,944. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Sharon City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,111 1,528
Sharon City   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $21 MM
Sharon City   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $25 MM $20 MM
Sharon City   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,142 $12,476
Sharon City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,367 $11,944
Sharon City   School District 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 Sharon High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sharon Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brookfield Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BrookfieldBrookfield Elementary School
    614 Bedford Rd Se
    BrookfieldOH 44403
    (330)619-5240
    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 421 students                      
  • SharonMusser Elementary School
    500 Cedar Ave
    SharonPA 16146
    (724)981-4381
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 346 students                      
  • Sharon Case Avenue Elementary School
    36 Case Ave
    SharonPA 16146
    (724)983-4015
    1.3 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 562 students                      
  • SharonSharon High School
    1129 East State St
    SharonPA 16146
    (724)983-4031
    1.4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 570 students                      
  • SharonSharon Middle School
    1129 East State St
    SharonPA 16146
    (724)983-4030
    1.4 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 315 students                      

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