Ephrata MiddleSchool

957 Hammon Ave
Ephrata, PA 17522
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 679 students in grades 7-8, Ephrata MiddleSchool ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 55%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 37% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 679 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Bottom 50% in PA
  • : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Ephrata MiddleSchool's student population of 679 students has declined by 49% over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 39% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
679 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
53 teachers
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School Rankings

Ephrata MiddleSchool ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,549 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ephrata MiddleSchool is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (PA)
#1840 out of 2549 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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22%
38%
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46%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ephrata MiddleSchool 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
10%
14%
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Black
2%
14%
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White
81%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.33
This chart display the diversity score of Ephrata MiddleSchool and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ephrata MiddleSchool and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ephrata MiddleSchool and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ephrata MiddleSchool's ranking?
Ephrata MiddleSchool is ranked #1840 out of 2,549 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
What schools are Ephrata MiddleSchool often compared to?
Ephrata MiddleSchoolis often viewed alongside schools like Garden Spot MiddleSchool, Manheim Central MiddleSchool by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
22% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% PA state average), while 46% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 55% PA state average).
How many students attend Ephrata MiddleSchool?
679 students attend Ephrata MiddleSchool.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Ephrata MiddleSchool students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ephrata MiddleSchool?
Ephrata MiddleSchool has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Pennsylvania state average of 13:1.
What grades does Ephrata MiddleSchool offer ?
Ephrata MiddleSchool offers enrollment in grades 7-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Ephrata MiddleSchool part of?
Ephrata MiddleSchool is part of Ephrata Area SD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 679 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

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