Butler Middle School

225 East North Street
Butler, PA 16001
  • Butler Middle School serves 966 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (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 69% (which is higher 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 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Butler Middle School's student population of 966 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students966 students
Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Butler Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Butler Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Butler Middle School is 0.13, 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#1301 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
46%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
63%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
Hispanic
2%
11%
Black
2%
15%
White
93%
66%
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Butler Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.130.27
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
41%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameButler Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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