Nottingham School

  • Nottingham School serves 556 students in grades 3-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Nottingham School's student population of 556 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-4
Total Students556 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nottingham School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nottingham School is 0.51, 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#2069 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
31%
11%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
63%
66%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nottingham School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.510.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nottingham School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOxford Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oxford Hopewell Elementary School
    Grades: 5-6 | 623 students
    0.1 miles
    602 Garfield Street
    Oxford, PA 19363
    (484)365-6150
    0.1 5-6 623
  • Oxford Penn's Grove School
    Grades: 7-8 | 606 students
    0.1 miles
    301 South Fifth St
    Oxford, PA 19363
    (610)932-6615
    0.1 7-8 606
  • Oxford Jordan Bank School
    Grades: K | 247 students
    0.2 miles
    536 Hodgson St
    Oxford, PA 19363
    (610)932-6625
    0.2 K 247
  • Oxford Elk Ridge School
    Grades: 1-2 | 494 students
    0.4 miles
    200 Wickersham Rd
    Oxford, PA 19363
    (610)932-6670
    0.4 1-2 494
  • Oxford Oxford Area High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1345 students
    0.9 miles
    705 Waterway Rd
    Oxford, PA 19363
    (610)932-6640
    0.9 9-12 1345

School Reviews

5  
Nottingham is one of the most attractive and modern schools in the area. It has a large group instruction room, two computer labs, separate gym and cafeteria, two playgrounds and a butterfly garden. Academic opportunities abound at Nottingham. Nottingham students enjoy the use of a 13,000 volume library. Nottingham features the nationally renown, challenging Everyday Math Program. In addition to a robust Academically Talented program, Nottingham has a comprehensive English As A Second Language and Title I programs. It has multiple computers with Internet access in each classroom. It has technology classes in a computer lab, and students use the Accelerated Reader and First in Math computer programs. One of the most exciting features of the school is Nottingham News. Nottingham boasts its own television studio and closed circuit TV. Students are the newscasters each morning. Besides national and school news, student productions are often featured and may include poems, songs, plays or science projects. Nottingham offers exciting extracurricular activities. Students have the opportunity to participate in intramural soccer and basketball. Fourth grade students may take instrumental music lessons and join the Nottingham Band or Orff Ensemble.
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