Big Beaver Falls Area School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 5 top public schools in Big Beaver Falls Area School District, serving 1,846 students.
  • Public school in Big Beaver Falls Area School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus Pennsylvania public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus 63% Pennsylvania statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is Beaver Falls Area Senior High School, with 50-54% math proficiency and 75-79% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Pennsylvania or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black) , which is more than the Pennsylvania public school average of 33% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameBig Beaver Falls Area School District
School District Websitehttp://www.tigerweb.org/
School District Phone Number(724)843-3470
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
# of Schools5 Schools3,054 Schools
# of Students1,846 Students1,734,277 Students
# of Teachers119 Teachers119,493 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Big Beaver Falls Area School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 682 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Big Beaver Falls Area   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Big Beaver Falls Area   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Big Beaver Falls Area   School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.590.52
# of American Indian Students5 Students2,771 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students10 Students65,419 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students22 Students188,861 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
11%
# of Black Students428 Students255,143 Students
% Black Students
23%
15%
# of White Students1,068 Students1,157,913 Students
% White Students
58%
67%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a1,404 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students313 Students62,422 Students
% of Two or more races Students
17%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:277,207
# of Students in Kindergarten:152123,608
# of Students in 1st Grade:178126,710
# of Students in 2nd Grade:166129,725
# of Students in 3rd Grade:168133,729
# of Students in 4th Grade:153134,411
# of Students in 5th Grade:151132,934
# of Students in 6th Grade:126132,701
# of Students in 7th Grade:122136,474
# of Students in 8th Grade:126135,181
# of Students in 9th Grade:125139,620
# of Students in 10th Grade:128137,439
# of Students in 11th Grade:104133,173
# of Students in 12th Grade:120131,336
# of Ungraded Students: - 29

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,202 is higher than the state average of $13,057. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $14,332 is higher than the state average of $12,924. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$26 MM$19 MM
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Spending$24 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Big Beaver Falls Area   School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,202$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Big Beaver Falls Area   School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$14,332$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Big Beaver Falls Area   School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Big Beaver Falls Area School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | PA School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Beaver Falls Beaver Falls Area Senior High School Math: 50-54% / Reading: 75-79% | Top 50%
    1701 8th Ave
    Beaver Falls, PA 15010
    (724)843-7470

    Grades: 9-12 | 477 students
  • Beaver Falls Beaver Falls Middle School Math: 19% / Reading: 49% | Bottom 50%
    1601 8th Ave
    Beaver Falls, PA 15010
    (724)846-5470

    Grades: 6-8 | 374 students
  • Darlington Big Beaver Elementary School Math: 45-49% / Reading: 60-64% | Bottom 50%
    588 Friendship Drive
    Darlington, PA 16115
    (724)827-2828

    Grades: K-5 | 316 students
  • Beaver Falls Central Elementary School Math: 30% / Reading: 47% | Bottom 50%
    805 15th Street
    Beaver Falls, PA 15010
    (724)843-3420

    Grades: PK-5 | 577 students
  • Koppel Koppel Elementary School
    2nd Avenue
    Koppel, PA 16136
    (724)843-1400

    Grades: 1-5 | 102 students
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