Main El Center (Closed 2013)

  • Main El Center served 364 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 65-69% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 74%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 50-54% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 25% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students364 students
This chart display total students of Main El Center by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Main El Center by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
74%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Main El Center 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 2011-12 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Main El Center 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Main El Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Main El Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Main El Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
9%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Main El Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
75%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Main El Center and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Two or more races
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Main El Center and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Main El Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.420.27
This chart display the diversity score of Main El Center and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Main El Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Main El Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWyoming Valley West SD School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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