Musser Elementary School

500 Cedar Ave
Sharon, PA 16146
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Musser Elementary School serves 333 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Musser Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Musser Elementary School's student population of 333 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students333 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Musser Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Musser Elementary School is 0.66, which is more 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
#2325 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
43%
15%
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White
35%
66%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
19%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.660.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSharon City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Musser Elementary School is Sharon High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sharon Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Case Avenue Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sharon Case Avenue Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 553 students
    0.6 miles
    36 Case Avenue
    Sharon, PA 16146
    (724) 983-4015
    0.6 K-6 553
  • Sharon Sharon High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 535 students
    0.7 miles
    1129 E State St
    Sharon, PA 16146
    (724) 983-4031
    0.7 9-12 535
  • Sharon Sharon Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 303 students
    0.7 miles
    1129 E State St
    Sharon, PA 16146
    (724) 983-4030
    0.7 7-8 303
  • Farrell Farrell Area Es/lms Math: 21% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 389 students
    1.1 miles
    1600 Roemer Blvd
    Farrell, PA 16121
    (724) 346-6585
    1.1 PK-6 389
  • Sharon West Hill Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 285 students
    1.1 miles
    301 Ellsworth St
    Sharon, PA 16146
    (724) 981-4880
    1.1 K-6 285

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