Penn Cambria Middle School

  • Penn Cambria Middle School serves 527 students in grades 5-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Penn Cambria Middle School operates within the Penn Cambria School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 527 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 527 students
Penn Cambria Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Penn Cambria Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Penn Cambria Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Penn Cambria Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Penn Cambria Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
10%
Penn Cambria Middle School Black Students (2011-2013)
Black
n/a
15%
Penn Cambria Middle School Black Students (1995-2013)
White
98%
68%
Penn Cambria Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Penn Cambria Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Penn Cambria Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Penn Cambria Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA 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.
0.04 0.25
Penn Cambria Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
29%
41%
Penn Cambria Middle 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%
Penn Cambria Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Penn Cambria School District's student population of 1,708 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,203 in this district is less than the state average of $13,911. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,197 is less than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Penn Cambria School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
3
Number of Students Managed 1,708 1,497
Penn Cambria School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $21 MM
Penn Cambria School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $22 MM $20 MM
Penn Cambria School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,203 $13,911
Penn Cambria School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,197 $13,599
Penn Cambria School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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