Shamokin Area Elementary School

Shamokin Area Elementary School serves 923 students in grades PK - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Shamokin Area Elementary School operates within the Shamokin Area School District.

School Overview

The student population of 923 students has declined by 29% over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 923 students
Shamokin Area Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Shamokin Area Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Shamokin Area Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Shamokin Area Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 14:1 15:1
Shamokin Area Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
5%
9%
Shamokin Area Elementary School Black Students (1999-2014)
White
92%
69%
Shamokin Area Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Shamokin Area Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Shamokin Area Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.15 0.24
Shamokin Area Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
66%
38%
Shamokin Area Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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%
5%
Shamokin Area Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,522 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,437 is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,020 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 35% over four years.
School District Name Shamokin Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 2,522 1,514
Shamokin Area   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $21 MM
Shamokin Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $32 MM $20 MM
Shamokin Area   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,437 $12,967
Shamokin Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,020 $12,300
Shamokin Area   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Northumberland County Ctc High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Shamokin Area Intermediate School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Line Mountain Elementary School (4.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Coal TownshipShamokin Area Intermediate School
    0.2 miles | Grades: 5-6 | 362 students3000 West State St
    Coal TownshipPA 17866
    (570)648-5721
    0.25-6362
  • Coal TownshipNorthumberland County Ctc High School
    Vocational School
    Magnet School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 9-1217002000 West Montgomery St
    Coal TownshipPA 17866
    (570)644-0304
    0.39-12n/a
  • Coal TownshipShamokin Area High School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 709 students2000 West State St
    Coal TownshipPA 17866
    (570)648-5731
    0.49-12709
  • Coal TownshipShamokin Area Middle School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 360 students2000 West State St
    Coal TownshipPA 17866
    (570)648-5731
    0.47-8360
  • TrevortonLine Mountain Elementary School
    4.8 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 474 students542 West Shamokin St
    TrevortonPA 17881
    (570)797-3825
    4.8PK-4474

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