Grove City Area Middle School

  • Grove City Area Middle School serves 465 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 31% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Grove City Area Middle School's student population of 465 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students465 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grove City Area Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grove City Area Middle School is 0.08, which is less 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#1775 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grove City Area Middle 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 Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
96%
66%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grove City Area Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.080.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Grove City Area Middle 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 NameGrove City Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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