Tyson-schoener Elementary School

315 South 5th St

Reading, PA 19602-2310

Tel: (610)371-5951
Grades PK-5
671 students
Tyson-schoener Elementary School serves 671 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Tyson-schoener Elementary School operates within the Reading School District.

School Overview

The student population of 671 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 671 students
Tyson-schoener Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Tyson-schoener Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Tyson-schoener Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Tyson-schoener Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is more 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 16:1 15:1
Tyson-schoener Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
84%
9%
Tyson-schoener Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
10%
15%
Tyson-schoener Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
5%
69%
Tyson-schoener Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Tyson-schoener Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.28 0.24
Tyson-schoener Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
90%
38%
Tyson-schoener 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.
2%
5%
Tyson-schoener Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Reading School District's student population of 17,487 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,768 in this district is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,299 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Reading School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
3
Number of Students Managed 17,487 1,514
Reading   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $228 MM $21 MM
Reading   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $238 MM $20 MM
Reading   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,768 $12,967
Reading   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,299 $12,300
Reading   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 I-lead Charter School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Southern Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Amanda E Stout Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • ReadingAmanda E Stout Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 924 students
    0.5 miles
    321 South 10th St
    ReadingPA 19602
    (610)371-5815
    0.5PK-5924
  • ReadingSouthern Middle School
    Grades: 6-7 | 612 students
    0.5 miles
    931 Chestnut St
    ReadingPA 19602
    (610)371-5803
    0.56-7612
  • ReadingI-lead Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 427 students
    0.6 miles
    200 North 8th St
    ReadingPA 19601
    (610)624-3712
    0.69-12427
  • ReadingTenth & Penn Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 538 students
    0.6 miles
    955 Penn St
    ReadingPA 19601
    (610)320-6994
    0.6PK-5538
  • ReadingLauers Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 795 students
    0.7 miles
    251 North 2nd St
    ReadingPA 19601
    (610)371-5960
    0.7PK-5795

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