Colwyn Elementary School

  • Colwyn Elementary School serves 162 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (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 45-49% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Colwyn Elementary School's student population of 162 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students162 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Colwyn Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Colwyn Elementary School is 0.10, 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#2370 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colwyn 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 Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Colwyn Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Colwyn Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
95%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Colwyn Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Colwyn 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
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Colwyn Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.100.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Colwyn 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
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Colwyn 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 NameWilliam Penn SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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