Bristol Middle School

  • Bristol Middle School serves 224 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bristol Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Bristol Middle School's student population of 224 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 47% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students224 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bristol Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bristol Middle School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank#2237 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
11%
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Black
20%
15%
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White
53%
66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score0.650.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bristol Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBristol Borough School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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