Wind Gap Middle School

Wind Gap Middle School serves 653 students in grades 4 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Wind Gap Middle School operates within the Pen Argyl Area School District.

School Overview

The student population of 653 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 4-8
Total Students 653 students
Wind Gap Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Wind Gap Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Wind Gap Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Wind Gap Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Wind Gap Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Wind Gap Middle School Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
3%
9%
Wind Gap Middle School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
90%
69%
Wind Gap Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Wind Gap Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.19 0.50
Wind Gap Middle 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.
24%
38%
Wind Gap Middle 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.
5%
5%
Wind Gap Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Pen Argyl Area School District's student population of 1,682 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,619 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,121 is less than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Pen Argyl Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,682 1,514
Pen Argyl Area   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $21 MM
Pen Argyl Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $22 MM $20 MM
Pen Argyl Area   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $13,619 $12,967
Pen Argyl Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $12,121 $12,300
Pen Argyl Area   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Pen Argyl Area High School (3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nazareth Area Middle School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Plainfield Elementary School (3.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pen ArgylPen Argyl Area High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 528 students
    3 miles
    501 West Laurel Ave
    Pen ArgylPA 18072
    (610)863-1293
    39-12528
  • NazarethPlainfield Elementary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 501 students
    3.4 miles
    539 School Rd
    NazarethPA 18064
    (610)746-4436
    3.4KG-3501
  • BangorWashington Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 520 students
    3.7 miles
    381 Washington Blvd
    BangorPA 18013
    (610)599-7014
    3.7KG-4520
  • NazarethBushkill Elementary School
    Grades: KG-3 | 361 students
    3.8 miles
    960 Bushkill Center Rd
    NazarethPA 18064
    (610)759-1118
    3.8KG-3361
  • EastonCareer Institute Of Technology High SchoolVocational School
    Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12
    5.7 miles
    5335 Kesslersville Rd
    EastonPA 18040
    (610)258-2857
    5.79-12n/a

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