Chestnuthill Elementary School (Closed 2013)

Chestnuthill Elementary School served 200 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 90-94% (which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 74%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 80-84% (which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
200 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year Data
This School
State Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
90-94%
74%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chestnuthill 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 2011-12 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
80-84%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chestnuthill 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Chestnuthill Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Chestnuthill Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Chestnuthill Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
6%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Chestnuthill Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
81%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Chestnuthill Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chestnuthill Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score
0.33
This chart display the diversity score of Chestnuthill Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Chestnuthill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Chestnuthill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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