Barrett Elementary School

  • Barrett Elementary School serves 244 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Barrett Elementary School's student population of 244 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students244 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Barrett Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Barrett Elementary School is 0.37, which is more 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#2603 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
78%
15%
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White
11%
66%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Barrett Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.370.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Barrett Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSteel Valley SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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