Gray's Woods Elementary School

  • Gray's Woods Elementary School serves 424 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Gray's Woods Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) 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 6% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Gray's Woods Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Gray's Woods Elementary School's student population of 424 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students424 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gray's Woods Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,814 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gray's Woods Elementary School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. 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#582 out of 2814 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gray's Woods 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)80-84%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gray's Woods 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
2%
4%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
n/a
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gray's Woods Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
94%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gray's Woods 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
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gray's Woods Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.120.52
This chart display the diversity score of Gray's Woods Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gray's Woods 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 NameState College Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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