West Hill Elementary School

301 Ellsworth St

Sharon, PA 16146-1309

Tel: (724)981-4880
Grades: KG-6

284 students

West Hill Elementary School serves 284 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
West Hill Elementary School operates within the Sharon City School District.

Overview

The student population of 284 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 284 students
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Students by Grade West Hill Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more 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 14:1 14:1
Black
12%
16%
White
72%
71%
All Ethnic Groups West Hill Elementary School Sch Ethnicity West Hill 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.
0.45 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.
86%
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.
7%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,108 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Sharon City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,108 1,682
District Total Revenue $29 MM $21 MM
Sharon City   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $25 MM $20 MM
Sharon City   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,142 $12,476
Sharon City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,367 $11,944
Sharon City   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 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 Students Grades
  • BrookfieldBrookfield Elementary School
    614 Bedford Rd Se
    BrookfieldOH 44403
    (330)619-5240
    0.2 mi | 416 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • SharonMusser Elementary School
    500 Cedar Ave
    SharonPA 16146
    (724)981-4381
    1.1 mi | 387 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • SharonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Case Avenue Elementary School
    36 Case Ave
    SharonPA 16146
    (724)983-4015
    1.3 mi | 549 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • SharonSharon High School
    1129 East State St
    SharonPA 16146
    (724)983-4031
    1.4 mi | 593 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SharonSharon Middle School
    1129 East State St
    SharonPA 16146
    (724)983-4030
    1.4 mi | 295 students | Gr. 7-8                      

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Did You Know?
Mercer 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 0.16, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.23. The most diverse school district in Mercer County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.