Mcnichols Plaza

  • Mcnichols Plaza serves 500 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 36% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Mcnichols Plaza's student population of 500 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students500 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mcnichols Plaza's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mcnichols Plaza is 0.67, which is more 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#2433 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
46%
11%
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Black
11%
15%
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White
32%
66%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mcnichols Plaza.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.670.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameScranton SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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  • Scranton South Scranton Intrmd School
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    0.6 miles
    355 Maple St
    Scranton, PA 18505
    (570)348-3631
    0.6 6-8 562
  • Scranton John G Whittier #2
    Grades: PK-5 | 681 students
    0.7 miles
    700 Orchard St
    Scranton, PA 18505
    (570)348-3690
    0.7 PK-5 681
  • Scranton John F. Kennedy #7
    Grades: PK-5 | 418 students
    1.0 miles
    Prospect Ave & Saginaw St
    Scranton, PA 18505
    (570)348-3673
    1.0 PK-5 418
  • Scranton Frances Willard #32
    Grades: PK-5 | 531 students
    1.5 miles
    1100 Eynon St
    Scranton, PA 18504
    (570)348-3692
    1.5 PK-5 531
  • Scranton Northeast Intrmd School
    Grades: 6-8 | 795 students
    1.7 miles
    721 Adams Ave
    Scranton, PA 18510
    (570)348-3651
    1.7 6-8 795

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