Nether Providence Elementary School

Nether Providence Elementary School serves 480 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Nether Providence Elementary School operates within the Wallingford-swarthmore School District.

School Overview

The student population of 480 students has grown by 42% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 480 students
Nether Providence Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Nether Providence Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Nether Providence Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Nether Providence Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Nether Providence Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
12%
3%
Nether Providence Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
1%
9%
Nether Providence Elementary School Black Students (2001-2013)
Black
7%
15%
Nether Providence Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
75%
69%
Nether Providence Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Nether Providence Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.42 0.24
Nether Providence Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
38%
Nether Providence Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
5%
Nether Providence Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Wallingford-swarthmore School District's student population of 3,535 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $18,122 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $20,578 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Wallingford-swarthmore School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 3,535 1,514
Wallingford-swarthmore   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $64 MM $21 MM
Wallingford-swarthmore   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $72 MM $20 MM
Wallingford-swarthmore   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,122 $12,967
Wallingford-swarthmore   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $20,578 $12,300
Wallingford-swarthmore   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Strath Haven High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Strath Haven Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Parkside Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WallingfordStrath Haven Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 808 students
    0.9 miles
    200 South Providence Rd
    WallingfordPA 19086
    (610)892-3470
    0.96-8808
  • BrookhavenParkside Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 285 students
    1 miles
    2 East Forestview Rd
    BrookhavenPA 19015
    (610)497-6300
    1KG-5285
  • WallingfordStrath Haven High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1152 students
    1 miles
    205 South Providence Rd
    WallingfordPA 19086
    (610)892-3470
    19-121152
  • Brookhaven Coebourn Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 320 students
    1.1 miles
    1 Coebourn Blvd
    BrookhavenPA 19015
    (610)497-6300
    1.1KG-5320
  • Wallingford Wallingford Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 487 students
    1.4 miles
    20 South Providence Rd
    WallingfordPA 19086
    (610)892-3470
    1.4KG-5487

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