Northwestern Primary School

  • Northwestern Primary School serves 275 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Northwestern Primary School's student population of 275 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students275 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Northwestern Primary School
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northwestern Primary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northwestern Primary School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Northwestern Primary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Northwestern Primary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Northwestern Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northwestern Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
94%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northwestern Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Northwestern Primary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northwestern Primary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.120.52
This chart display the diversity score of Northwestern Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northwestern Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northwestern Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBlackhawk School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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