Boothwyn Elementary School

2128 Blueball Avenue

Marcus Hook, PA 19061

Tel: (610)485-6881
  • Boothwyn Elementary School serves 367 students in grades KG-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Boothwyn Elementary School operates within the Chichester School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 367 students has grown by 19% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 367 students
Boothwyn Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Boothwyn Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Boothwyn Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Boothwyn Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Boothwyn Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
4%
4%
Boothwyn Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
3%
10%
Boothwyn Elementary School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
13%
15%
Boothwyn Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
75%
68%
Boothwyn Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Boothwyn Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Boothwyn Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
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.
0.42 0.25
Boothwyn Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Boothwyn Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Boothwyn Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Chichester School District's student population of 3,368 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $19,430 is higher than the state average of $13,538. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,926 is higher than the state average of $13,526. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Chichester School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,368 1,497
Chichester School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $67 MM $20 MM
Chichester School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $65 MM $20 MM
Chichester School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $19,430 $13,538
Chichester School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $18,926 $13,526
Chichester School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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