Nether Providence Elementary School

Tel: (610)892-3470
Grades: 1-5

338 students

Nether Providence Elementary School serves 338 students in grades 1-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Nether Providence Elementary School operates within the Wallingford-swarthmore School District.

Overview

The student population of 338 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 1-5
Total Students 338 students
Nether Providence Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Nether Providence Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Nether Providence Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.83. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Nether Providence Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
12%
3%
Nether Providence Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Nether Providence Elementary School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
6%
16%
Nether Providence Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
77%
71%
Nether Providence Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Nether Providence Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Nether 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.
0.39 0.83
Nether 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.
13%
34%
Nether 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.
3%
6%
Nether Providence Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,390 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Wallingford-swarthmore School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,390 1,682
Wallingford-swarthmore   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $66 MM $21 MM
Wallingford-swarthmore   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $79 MM $20 MM
Wallingford-swarthmore   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $18,410 $12,476
Wallingford-swarthmore   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $22,207 $11,944
Wallingford-swarthmore   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 Strath Haven High School (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Strath Haven Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Parkside Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Wallingford Strath Haven Middle School
    200 South Providence Rd
    Wallingford , PA , 19086
    (610)892-3470
    0.9  mi  |  804  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Parkside Parkside Elementary School
    2 East Forestview Rd
    Parkside , PA , 19015
    (610)497-6300
    1  mi  |  281  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Wallingford Strath Haven High School
    205 South Providence Rd
    Wallingford , PA , 19086
    (610)892-3470
    1  mi  |  1212  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Brookhaven Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Coebourn Elementary School
    1 Coebourn Blvd
    Brookhaven , PA , 19015
    (610)497-6300
    1.1  mi  |  341  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Wallingford Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Wallingford Elementary School
    20 South Providence Rd
    Wallingford , PA , 19086
    (610)892-3470
    1.4  mi  |  404  students  |  Gr.  1-5

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