Appleman Elementary School

  • Appleman Elementary School serves 366 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 72% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Appleman Elementary School's student population of 366 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students366 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Appleman Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Appleman Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#1104 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Appleman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Appleman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Appleman Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Appleman Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Appleman Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
97%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Appleman Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Appleman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Appleman Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.060.27
This chart display the diversity score of Appleman Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Appleman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Appleman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBenton Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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