Vernfield Elementary School

Vernfield Elementary School serves 350 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Vernfield Elementary School operates within the Souderton Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 350 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 350 students
Vernfield Elementary School Total Students (2004-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Vernfield Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 11:1 15:1
Vernfield Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2013)
American Indian
1% n/a
Asian
3%
3%
Vernfield Elementary School Asian (2004-2013)
Black
1%
16%
Vernfield Elementary School Black (2004-2013)
White
93%
70%
Vernfield Elementary School White (2004-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.13 0.24
Vernfield Elementary School Diversity Score (2004-2013)
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.
7%
36%
Vernfield Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2013)
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.
n/a
5%
Vernfield Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,535 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Souderton Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
3
Number of Students Managed 6,535 1,528
Souderton Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $99 MM $21 MM
District Spending $100 MM $20 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,531 $12,476
Souderton Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,809 $11,944
Souderton 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 Souderton Area Senior High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Indian Valley Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Salford Hills Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HarleysvilleSalford Hills Elementary School
    2721 Barndt Rd
    HarleysvillePA 19438
    (610)287-9197
    1.5 mi | 287 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • HarleysvilleIndian Valley Middle School
    130 Maple Ave
    HarleysvillePA 19438
    (215)256-8896
    2.2 mi | 798 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HarleysvilleLower Salford Elementary School
    250 Maple Ave
    HarleysvillePA 19438
    (215)256-9121
    2.3 mi | 357 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • SoudertonFranconia Elementary School
    366 Harleysville Pk
    SoudertonPA 18964
    (215)723-2596
    3 mi | 453 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • HarleysvilleOak Ridge Elementary School
    465 Moyer Rd
    HarleysvillePA 19438
    (215)256-6633
    3.1 mi | 506 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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