Ferguson School (Closed 2012)

525 North Newberry St

York, PA 17404-2601

Grades: PK-4

580 students

Ferguson School served 580 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 83% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 30%.
Ferguson School operated within the York City School District.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 580 students
Ferguson School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Ferguson School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Ferguson School Students by Grade

School Comparison

This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Ferguson School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
Hispanic
39%
9%
Ferguson School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
41%
16%
Ferguson School Black (1988-2012)
White
17%
70%
Ferguson School White (1988-2012)
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Ferguson School Sch Ethnicity Ferguson 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.
0.66 0.24
Ferguson 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.
91%
36%
Ferguson 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.
2%
5%
Ferguson School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

School District Name York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 9,082 1,682
York City   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $109 MM $21 MM
District Spending $114 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $18,559 $12,476
York City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $19,416 $11,944
York City   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 New Hope Academy Charter School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is New Hope Academy Charter School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ferguson School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • YorkFerguson School
    525 North Newberry St
    YorkPA 17404
    (717)849-1344
    0.1 mi | 862 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • YorkYork Academy Regional Charter School
    Charter School
    32 West North St
    YorkPA 17401
    (717)771-8413
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | 296 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • YorkNew Hope Academy Charter School
    Charter School
    459 West King St
    YorkPA 17401
    (717)845-4046
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 763 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • YorkLincoln Charter School
    Charter School
    559 West King St
    YorkPA 17401
    (717)699-1573
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | 746 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • YorkDevers School
    801 Chanceford Ave
    YorkPA 17404
    (717)849-1210
    0.7 mi | 617 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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