Tunkhannock Middle School

200 Franklin Ave

Tunkhannock, PA 18657-1200

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

836 students

Tunkhannock Middle School serves 836 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Tunkhannock Middle School operates within the Tunkhannock Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 836 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 836 students
Tunkhannock Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Tunkhannock Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Tunkhannock Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Tunkhannock Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
2%
16%
Tunkhannock Middle School Black (1991-2013)
White
97%
70%
Tunkhannock Middle School White (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups Tunkhannock Middle School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.06 0.24
Tunkhannock Middle 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.
32%
36%
Tunkhannock Middle 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.
7%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,682 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
School District Name Tunkhannock Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,682 1,528
Tunkhannock Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $41 MM $21 MM
District Spending $39 MM $20 MM
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: 2013 (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
  • TunkhannockTunkhannock High School
    135 Tiger Dr
    TunkhannockPA 18657
    (570)836-8223
    0.3 mi | 860 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • TunkhannockRoslund Elementary School
    99 Digger Dr
    TunkhannockPA 18657
    (570)836-8243
    0.8 mi | 308 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • TunkhannockEvans Falls Elementary School
    2055 Sr 29 South
    TunkhannockPA 18657
    (570)298-2195
    5.1 mi | 236 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • FactoryvilleLackawanna Trail Junior Senior High School
    Tunnel Hill Rd R.d.1
    FactoryvillePA 18419
    (570)945-5181
    6 mi | 508 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • MehoopanyMehoopany Elementary School
    400 Scottsville Rd
    MehoopanyPA 18629
    (570)833-5181
    6.9 mi | 202 students | Gr. KG-4                      

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