Lower Salford Elementary School (Closed 2014)

  • Lower Salford Elementary School served 357 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 85-89% (which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 73%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 75-79% (which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 70%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 14% of the student body (majority Asian), which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students357 students
This chart display total students of Lower Salford Elementary School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Lower Salford Elementary School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Lower Salford Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
73%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lower Salford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lower Salford 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lower Salford Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lower Salford Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lower Salford Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
3%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lower Salford Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
86%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lower Salford Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Lower Salford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lower Salford Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.260.27
This chart display the diversity score of Lower Salford Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lower Salford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lower Salford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouderton Area SD School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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