Carmichaels Area El Center

  • Carmichaels Area El Center serves 576 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Carmichaels Area El Center operates within the Carmichaels Area School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 576 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 576 students
Carmichaels Area El Center Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % Carmichaels Area El Center Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Carmichaels Area El Center Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade Carmichaels Area El Center Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Carmichaels Area El Center Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Carmichaels Area El Center Asian Students (2009-2014)
Hispanic
2%
10%
Carmichaels Area El Center Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
n/a
15%
Carmichaels Area El Center Black Students (1996-2011)
White
96%
68%
Carmichaels Area El Center White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Carmichaels Area El Center Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Carmichaels Area El Center Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Carmichaels Area El Center All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.08 0.51
Carmichaels Area El Center Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
42%
41%
Carmichaels Area El Center Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
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.
4%
5%
Carmichaels Area El Center Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Carmichaels Area School District's student population of 1,069 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,039 in this district is less than the state average of $13,911. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,848 is higher than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has grown by 40% over four years.
School District Name Carmichaels Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 1,069 1,497
Carmichaels Area School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $15 MM $21 MM
Carmichaels Area School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $18 MM $20 MM
Carmichaels Area School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,039 $13,911
Carmichaels Area School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,848 $13,599
Carmichaels Area School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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