Clara Barton Elementary School

  • Clara Barton Elementary School serves 230 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-89% (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 70-79% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Clara Barton Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) 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 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Clara Barton Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Clara Barton Elementary School's student population of 230 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students230 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clara Barton Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,814 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clara Barton Elementary School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. 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#464 out of 2814 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
17%
15%
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White
71%
66%
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Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score0.460.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Mifflin Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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