Providence Elementary School

Tel: (717)786-3582
Grades: KG-5

350 students

Providence Elementary School serves 350 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Providence Elementary School operates within the Solanco School District.

Overview

The student population of 350 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 350 students
Providence Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Providence Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Providence Elementary School 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 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Providence Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Providence Elementary School Asian (1994-2008)
Hispanic
6%
8%
Providence Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
16%
Providence Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
90%
71%
Providence Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Providence Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Providence 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.
0.19 0.23
Providence Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
33%
34%
Providence Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
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.
8%
6%
Providence Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,668 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Solanco School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,668 1,682
Solanco   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $44 MM $21 MM
Solanco   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $40 MM $20 MM
Solanco   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,634 $12,476
Solanco   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,600 $11,944
Solanco   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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 Students Grades
  • Quarryville Quarryville Elementary School
    211 South Hess St
    Quarryville , PA 17566
    (717)786-2546
    2.9  mi  |  471  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Quarryville Smith Middle School
    645 Kirkwood Pk
    Quarryville , PA 17566
    (717)786-2244
    3.7  mi  |  455  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Quarryville Solanco High School
    585 Solanco Rd
    Quarryville , PA 17566
    (717)786-2151
    4.3  mi  |  1126  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Strasburg Strasburg Elementary School
    Fulton And Franklin Streets
    Strasburg , PA 17579
    (717)687-0444
    4.6  mi  |  146  students  |  Gr.  KG-2
  • Holtwood Martic Elementary School
    266 Martic Heights Dr
    Holtwood , PA 17532
    (717)284-4128
    5.1  mi  |  308  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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Lancaster 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 0.00, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.23. The most diverse school district in Lancaster County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.