Knapp Elementary School

  • Knapp Elementary School serves 583 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45% (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 65% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Knapp Elementary School's student population of 583 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students583 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Knapp Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Knapp Elementary School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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#1595 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Knapp 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 Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
22%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
11%
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Black
13%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Knapp Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
49%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Knapp 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
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Knapp Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.690.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Knapp 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 NameNorth Penn SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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