Berkey School

  • Berkey School serves 326 students in grades 1-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Berkey School's student population of 326 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-2
Total Students326 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Berkey School
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Berkey School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Berkey School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Berkey School is 0.63, 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--
Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
Hispanic
3%
11%
Black
32%
15%
White
50%
66%
Two or more races
15%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Berkey School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.630.27
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
41%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Kensington-Arnold SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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