Locust Grove Elementary School

3620 E Prospect Rd
York, PA 17402
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Locust Grove Elementary School serves 392 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Locust Grove Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Locust Grove Elementary School's student population of 392 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students392 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Locust Grove Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Locust Grove Elementary School is 0.33, which is less 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1561 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
10%
15%
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White
81%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.330.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRed Lion Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Locust Grove Elementary School is York Suburban Senior High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is York Suburban Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Valley View Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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