Wilson Borough Elementary School

301 South 21st St,

Easton, PA, 18042-3807

Tel: (484)373-6220
Grades: KG-4

369 students

Wilson Borough Elementary School serves 369 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Wilson Borough Elementary School operates within the Wilson Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 369 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 369 students
Wilson Borough Elementary School Total Students (1989-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Wilson Borough Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1989-2012)
Students by Grade Wilson Borough Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 16:1 14:1
Wilson Borough Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1989-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
Wilson Borough Elementary School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
20%
8%
Wilson Borough Elementary School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
8%
16%
Wilson Borough Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
61%
71%
Wilson Borough Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Wilson Borough Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Wilson Borough 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.
0.58 0.83
Wilson Borough Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
42%
34%
Wilson Borough 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.
6%
6%
Wilson Borough Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,179 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Wilson Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 2,179 1,588
Wilson Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $33 MM n/a
Wilson Area   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $29 MM n/a
Wilson Area   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,347 $0
Wilson Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,875 $0
Wilson 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 Wilson Area High School (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Wilson Area Intermediate School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Avona Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Easton Wilson Area High School
    424 Warrior Ln
    Easton , PA , 18042
    (484)373-6030
    0.1  mi  |  669  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Easton Easton Area High School
    2601 William Penn Hwy
    Easton , PA , 18045
    (610)250-2481
    0.6  mi  |  2693  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Easton Avona Elementary School
    2317 Front St
    Easton , PA , 18042
    (484)373-6250
    0.9  mi  |  220  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Easton Paxinosa Elementary School
    1221 Northampton St
    Easton , PA , 18042
    (610)250-2551
    0.9  mi  |  671  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Easton Wilson Area Intermediate School
    2400 Firmstone St
    Easton , PA , 18042
    (484)373-6110
    1  mi  |  675  students  |  Gr.  5-8

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