5000 Boyertown Pike
Reading, PA 19606
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Owatin Creek Elementary School serves 546 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Owatin Creek Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Owatin Creek Elementary School's student population of 546 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
546 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Owatin Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,797 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Owatin Creek Elementary School is 0.35, which is less 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 Data
This School
State Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1251 out of 2797 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
11%
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Black
4%
15%
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White
80%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Students: 546 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in PA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.35 (Top 50%)

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