Park Elementary School

Park Elementary School serves 301 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Park 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Park Elementary School's student population of 301 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students301 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Park Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Park Elementary School is 0.32, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1145 out of 2820 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
Black
10%
15%
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White
82%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.320.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSteel Valley School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Park Elementary School is Steel Valley Senior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Steel Valley Middle School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Homestead Steel Valley Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 431 students
    0.5 miles
    3114 Main St
    Homestead, PA 15120
    (412) 464-3600
    0.5 5-8 431
  • Homestead Steel Valley Senior High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 471 students
    0.5 miles
    3113 Main St
    Homestead, PA 15120
    (412) 464-3600
    0.5 9-12 471
  • Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Mifflin K-8 Math: 25% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 310 students
    0.9 miles
    1290 Mifflin Road
    Pittsburgh, PA 15207
    (412) 529-4350
    0.9 PK-8 310
  • West Mifflin West Mifflin Area High School Math: 46% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,012 student
    1.5 miles
    91 Commonwealth Ave
    West Mifflin, PA 15122
    (412) 466-9131
    1.5 9-12 1,012
  • Homestead Barrett Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 225 students
    1.6 miles
    221 E 12th Ave
    Homestead, PA 15120
    (412) 464-3600
    1.6 K-4 225

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