Longswamp Elementary School (Closed 2012)

1160 State St
Mertztown, PA
  • Longswamp Elementary School served 207 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 80-84% (which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 76%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 80-84% (which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 73%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students207 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Longswamp Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
76%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
73%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Longswamp 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
96%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Longswamp Elementary 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
21%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Longswamp Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrandywine Heights Area SD School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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