Brownsville Area Elementary School

  • Brownsville Area Elementary School serves 703 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 42% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Brownsville Area Elementary School's student population of 703 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students703 students
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers

School Comparison

  • Brownsville Area Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brownsville Area Elementary School is 0.36, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
46%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
63%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
Hispanic
1%
11%
Black
9%
15%
White
79%
66%
Two or more races
11%
4%
Diversity Score0.36n/a
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
41%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrownsville Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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