Ferguson School (Closed 2013)

  • Ferguson School served 580 students in grades PK-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 83% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 32%.
  • Ferguson School operated within the York City School District.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades PK-4
Total Students580 students
Ferguson School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender %Ferguson School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Ferguson School Total Teachers (1988-2012)
Students by GradeFerguson School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
Ferguson School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
4%
Ferguson School Asian Students (1989-2010)
Hispanic
39%
10%
Ferguson School Black Students (1988-2012)
Black
41%
15%
Ferguson School Black Students (1988-2012)
White
17%
68%
Ferguson School White Students (1988-2012)
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsFerguson School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.660.51
Ferguson School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
91%
41%
Ferguson School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
5%
Ferguson School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

School District NameYork City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed5,4331,497
York City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$115 MM$21 MM
York City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$127 MM$20 MM
York City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$23,143$12,967
York City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$25,615$12,300
York City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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    0 miles
    525 N Newberry St
    YorkPA 17404
    (717)849-1344
    0PK-8757
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    0.4 miles
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    YorkPA 17401
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    459 W. King St.
    YorkPA 17401
    (717)845-4046
    0.65-12n/a
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    0.7 miles
    801 Chanceford Ave
    YorkPA 17404
    (717)849-1210
    0.7PK-8683
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    0.7 miles
    559 W King Street
    YorkPA 17401
    (717)699-1573
    0.7KG-5772
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