Tunkhannock Middle School

200 Franklin Ave,

Tunkhannock, PA, 18657-1200

Tel: (570)836-8235
Grades: 5-8

882 students

Tunkhannock Middle School serves 882 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower 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%.
Tunkhannock Middle School operates within the Tunkhannock Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 882 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 882 students
Tunkhannock Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Tunkhannock Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Tunkhannock Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Tunkhannock Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Tunkhannock Middle School Asian (1988-2010)
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Tunkhannock Middle School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
n/a
16%
Tunkhannock Middle School Black (1991-2012)
White
97%
71%
Tunkhannock Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Tunkhannock Middle School Sch Ethnicity Tunkhannock Middle 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 0.47
Tunkhannock Middle 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.
29%
34%
Tunkhannock Middle 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.
6%
6%
Tunkhannock Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,736 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Tunkhannock Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,736 1,559
Tunkhannock Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $41 MM $21 MM
Tunkhannock Area   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $39 MM $20 MM
Tunkhannock Area   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,216 $12,476
Tunkhannock Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,454 $11,944
Tunkhannock Area   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 Tunkhannock High School (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Abington Heights Middle School (11.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Roslund Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Tunkhannock Tunkhannock High School
    120 West Tioga St
    Tunkhannock , PA , 18657
    (570)836-8223
    0.3  mi  |  872  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Tunkhannock Roslund Elementary School
    99 Digger Dr
    Tunkhannock , PA , 18657
    (570)836-8243
    0.8  mi  |  322  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Tunkhannock Evans Falls Elementary School
    2055 Sr 29 South
    Tunkhannock , PA , 18657
    (570)298-2195
    5.1  mi  |  226  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Factoryville Lackawanna Trail Junior Senior High School
    Tunnel Hill Rd R.d.1
    Factoryville , PA , 18419
    (570)945-5181
    6  mi  |  521  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Mehoopany Mehoopany Elementary School
    400 Scottsville Rd
    Mehoopany , PA , 18629
    (570)833-5181
    6.9  mi  |  200  students  |  Gr.  KG-4

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