Blairsville Elementary School

  • Blairsville Elementary School serves 474 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Blairsville Elementary School operates within the Blairsville-saltsburg School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 474 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students474 students
Blairsville Elementary School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Blairsville Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Blairsville Elementary School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by GradeBlairsville Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
Blairsville Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Blairsville Elementary School Asian Students (2005-2012)
Hispanic
1%
10%
Blairsville Elementary School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
2%
15%
Blairsville Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
92%
68%
Blairsville Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Blairsville Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBlairsville Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.150.51
Blairsville Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
48%
41%
Blairsville Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
5%
Blairsville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Blairsville-saltsburg School District's student population of 1,634 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,294 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $21,872 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District NameBlairsville-saltsburg School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed1,6341,497
Blairsville-saltsburg School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$30 MM$21 MM
Blairsville-saltsburg School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$38 MM$20 MM
Blairsville-saltsburg School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$17,294$12,967
Blairsville-saltsburg School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$21,872$12,300
Blairsville-saltsburg School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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    0 miles
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  • BlairsvilleBlairsville Senior High School
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    0 miles
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    3.8 miles
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    Homer CityPA 15748
    (724)479-9077
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    Grades: 7-12 | 392 students
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