Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School

  • Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School serves 690 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School operates within the Jim Thorpe Area School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 690 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students690 students
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender %Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradePenn-kidder Campus Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Asian Students (2005-2014)
Hispanic
15%
10%
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
12%
15%
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
70%
68%
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School White Students (2005-2015)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPenn-kidder Campus 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.
0.480.51
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
41%
41%
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2015)
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.
12%
5%
Penn-kidder Campus Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2015)

District Comparison

  • Jim Thorpe Area School District's student population of 2,034 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,161 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 16% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,057 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District NameJim Thorpe Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed2,0341,497
Jim Thorpe Area School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$36 MM$21 MM
Jim Thorpe Area School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$34 MM$20 MM
Jim Thorpe Area School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$16,161$12,967
Jim Thorpe Area School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$15,057$12,300
Jim Thorpe Area 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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