Beaver Area Middle School

  • Beaver Area Middle School serves 334 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (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 6% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Beaver Area Middle School's student population of 334 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Beaver Area Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Beaver Area Middle School is 0.12, 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#1668 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
94%
66%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Beaver Area Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.120.27
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeaver Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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