Cambridge Springs Elementary School

  • Cambridge Springs Elementary School serves 444 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (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 49% (which is lower 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 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Cambridge Springs Elementary School's student population of 444 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students444 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cambridge Springs Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cambridge Springs Elementary School is 0.12, 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)
Overall School Rank#2106 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cambridge Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cambridge Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Hispanic
2%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cambridge Springs Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cambridge Springs Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
94%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cambridge Springs Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cambridge Springs Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.12n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cambridge Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cambridge Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePenncrest SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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Not enough teacher involvement at any level. Poor curriculum. I believe the teachers themselves try, but the school board and officials are obnoxious. 50% of the office staff are helpful, the other 50% care less, and would rather hassle a family then help them or show concern for your child.
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