Marclay School

  • Marclay School serves 143 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-79% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (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 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Marclay School's student population of 143 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students143 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marclay School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marclay School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. 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#1139 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Hispanic
n/a
11%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
98%
66%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.040.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUniontown Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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