Isaac Tripp Elementary School

  • Isaac Tripp Elementary School serves 773 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (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 43% (which is lower 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 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Isaac Tripp Elementary School's student population of 773 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students773 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Isaac Tripp Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Isaac Tripp Elementary School is 0.63, 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#2241 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
27%
11%
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Black
10%
15%
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White
54%
66%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Isaac Tripp Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.630.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Isaac Tripp 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 NameScranton SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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