Big Knob Elementary School (Closed 2017)

  • Big Knob Elementary School served 321 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 50-54% (which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 43%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 60-64% (which was approximately equal to the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students321 students
This chart display total students of Big Knob Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Big Knob Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Big Knob Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Big Knob 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 2014-15 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Big Knob 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 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Big Knob Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Big Knob Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Big Knob Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
n/a
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Big Knob Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
95%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Big Knob 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
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Big Knob Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Big Knob Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.100.27
This chart display the diversity score of Big Knob 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
37%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Big Knob 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 Big Knob 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 NameFreedom Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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