Panther Valley Elementary School

  • Panther Valley Elementary School serves 851 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Panther Valley Elementary School operates within the Panther Valley School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 851 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students851 students
Panther Valley Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Panther Valley Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
Panther Valley Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradePanther Valley Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Panther Valley Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Panther Valley Elementary School Asian Students (2002-2006)
Hispanic
6%
10%
Panther Valley Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
2%
15%
Panther Valley Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
90%
68%
Panther Valley Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Panther Valley Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPanther Valley Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.190.51
Panther Valley Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
51%
41%
Panther Valley Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
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.
8%
5%
Panther Valley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Panther Valley School District's student population of 1,662 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,947 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,284 is less than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District NamePanther Valley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed1,6621,497
Panther Valley School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$24 MM$21 MM
Panther Valley School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$21 MM$20 MM
Panther Valley School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,947$12,967
Panther Valley School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,284$12,300
Panther Valley School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LansfordPanther Valley Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 396 students
    2.6 miles
    912 Coal Region Way
    LansfordPA 18232
    (570)645-2171
    2.69-12396
  • LehightonMahoning Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 236 students
    4.2 miles
    2466 Mahoning Dr E
    LehightonPA 18235
    (570)386-4678
    4.2KG-4236
  • Jim ThorpeL B Morris Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 751 students
    4.4 miles
    150 W 10th St
    Jim ThorpePA 18229
    (570)325-2703
    4.4PK-8751
  • LansfordPanther Valley Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 415 students
    4.4 miles
    678 Panther Pride Drive
    LansfordPA 18232
    (570)645-2175
    4.46-8415
  • Jim ThorpeCarbon Career & Technical Institute High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 380 students
    4.6 miles
    150 West 13th Street
    Jim ThorpePA 18229
    (570)325-3682
    4.69-12380

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