Baker Elementary School

  • Baker Elementary School serves 330 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Baker Elementary School's student population of 330 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students330 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Baker Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Baker Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. 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#1091 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
7%
15%
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White
91%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Baker Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.170.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAltoona Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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