Defiance Gr School

  • Defiance Gr School serves 120 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Defiance Gr School's student population of 120 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students120 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Defiance Gr School
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Defiance Gr School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Defiance Gr School is 0.04, 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Defiance Gr 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Defiance Gr 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 Ratio10:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Defiance Gr School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Defiance Gr School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
98%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Defiance Gr 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
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Defiance Gr School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Defiance Gr School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.040.27
This chart display the diversity score of Defiance Gr School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Defiance Gr 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
10%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Defiance Gr 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 NameTussey Mountain SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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