Myers Elementary School

  • Myers Elementary School serves 367 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (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 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Myers Elementary School's student population of 367 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students367 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Myers Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Myers Elementary School is 0.63, 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#1156 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
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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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
11%
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Black
54%
15%
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White
27%
66%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Myers Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.630.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCheltenham SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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