Daniel Boone Area Middle School

  • Daniel Boone Area Middle School serves 824 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (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 70% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) 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 14% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Daniel Boone Area Middle School's student population of 824 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students824 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Daniel Boone Area Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Daniel Boone Area Middle School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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#1471 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
86%
66%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Daniel Boone Area Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.260.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDaniel Boone Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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