Blue Mountain El Cressona School

  • Blue Mountain El Cressona School serves 181 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Blue Mountain El Cressona School's student population of 181 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students181 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blue Mountain El Cressona School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blue Mountain El Cressona School is 0.06, 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#813 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
97%
66%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.060.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBlue Mountain SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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