Media Elementary School

Front & Monroe Streets
Media, PA 19063
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Media Elementary School serves 456 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Media Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Media Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Media Elementary School's student population of 456 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students456 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Media Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Media Elementary School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#292 out of 2820 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
74%
66%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.440.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRose Tree Media School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Media Elementary School is Strath Haven High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Springton Lake Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rose Tree Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Media Rose Tree Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 403 students
    1.0 miles
    1101 First Ave
    Media, PA 19063
    (610) 627-7201
    1 K-5 403
  • Wallingford Wallingford Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 511 students
    1.4 miles
    20 S Providence Rd
    Wallingford, PA 19086
    (610) 892-3470
    1.4 K-5 511
  • Media Indian Lane Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 457 students
    1.5 miles
    309 S Old Middletown Rd
    Media, PA 19063
    (610) 627-7101
    1.5 K-5 457
  • Wallingford Strath Haven High School Math: 90% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,171 student
    1.8 miles
    205 S Providence Rd
    Wallingford, PA 19086
    (610) 892-3470
    1.8 9-12 1,171
  • Media Springton Lake Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 904 students
    1.9 miles
    1900 N Providence Rd
    Media, PA 19063
    (610) 627-6501
    1.9 6-8 904

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