Patterson Primary School

  • Patterson Primary School serves 225 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 2% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Patterson Primary School's student population of 225 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students225 students
This chart display total students of Patterson Primary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Patterson Primary School
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Patterson Primary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Patterson Primary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Patterson Primary School is 0.04, which is less 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)
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Patterson Primary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Patterson Primary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Patterson Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
n/a
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Patterson Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
98%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Patterson Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Patterson Primary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Patterson Primary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.040.27
This chart display the diversity score of Patterson Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Patterson Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Patterson Primary 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 NameBlackhawk SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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