George D Steckel Elementary School

  • George D Steckel Elementary School serves 596 students in grades 2-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (which is higher 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 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

George D Steckel Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • George D Steckel Elementary School's student population of 596 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-3
Total Students596 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • George D Steckel Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of George D Steckel Elementary School is 0.61, which is more 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#1375 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of George D Steckel Elementary 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)
70%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of George D Steckel Elementary 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 Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
23%
11%
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Black
12%
15%
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White
57%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in George D Steckel Elementary 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
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in George D Steckel Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.610.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in George D Steckel Elementary 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
8%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in George D Steckel Elementary 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 NameWhitehall-Coplay SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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