Providence Elementary School

Grades: KG-5

373 students

Providence Elementary School serves 373 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Providence Elementary School operates within the Solanco School District.

Overview

The student population of 373 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 373 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 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 16:1 15:1
Hispanic
8%
9%
White
90%
70%
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.19 0.24
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.
35%
36%
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%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,672 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,634 is less than the state average of $12,476. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,600 is less than the state average of $11,944. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Solanco School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,672 1,528
District Total Revenue $44 MM $21 MM
District Spending $40 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,634 $12,476
District Spending / Student $10,600 $11,944
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 Solanco High School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Smith Middle School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Quarryville Elementary School (2.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • QuarryvilleQuarryville Elementary School
    211 South Hess St
    QuarryvillePA 17566
    (717)786-2546
    2.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 483 students                      
  • QuarryvilleSmith Middle School
    645 Kirkwood Pk
    QuarryvillePA 17566
    (717)786-2244
    3.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 447 students                      
  • QuarryvilleSolanco High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    585 Solanco Rd
    QuarryvillePA 17566
    (717)786-2151
    4.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1099 students                      
  • StrasburgStrasburg Elementary School
    Fulton And Franklin Streets
    StrasburgPA 17579
    (717)687-0444
    4.6 mi | Gr. KG-2 | 136 students                      
  • HoltwoodMartic Elementary School
    266 Martic Heights Dr
    HoltwoodPA 17532
    (717)284-4128
    5.1 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 311 students                      

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