George D Steckel Elementary School

  • George D Steckel Elementary School serves 616 students in grades 2-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • George D Steckel Elementary School operates within the Whitehall-coplay School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 616 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-3
Total Students616 students
George D Steckel Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %George D Steckel Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
George D Steckel Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeGeorge D Steckel Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
George D Steckel Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
4%
4%
George D Steckel Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
27%
10%
George D Steckel Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
8%
15%
George D Steckel Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
56%
68%
George D Steckel Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
5%
3%
George D Steckel Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsGeorge D Steckel Elementary 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.
0.610.51
George D Steckel Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
46%
41%
George D Steckel Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
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.
7%
5%
George D Steckel Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Whitehall-coplay School District's student population of 4,239 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,799 in this district is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,050 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameWhitehall-coplay School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed4,2391,497
Whitehall-coplay School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$53 MM$21 MM
Whitehall-coplay School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$55 MM$20 MM
Whitehall-coplay School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,799$12,967
Whitehall-coplay School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,050$12,300
Whitehall-coplay School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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