Bloomsburg Area SD School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 5 public schools managed by Bloomsburg Area SD School District serving 1,556 students in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Bloomsburg Area SD School District (2019-20)

Overview

School District NameBloomsburg Area SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,556 students
# of Teachers127 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students775 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students781 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.24
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students26 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students70 students
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students47 students
% Black Students
3%
# of White Students1,355 students
% White Students
87%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students56 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:138
# of Students in 1st Grade:123
# of Students in 2nd Grade:108
# of Students in 3rd Grade:113
# of Students in 4th Grade:122
# of Students in 5th Grade:123
# of Students in 6th Grade:130
# of Students in 7th Grade:132
# of Students in 8th Grade:155
# of Students in 9th Grade:95
# of Students in 10th Grade:92
# of Students in 11th Grade:119
# of Students in 12th Grade:106
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Bloomsburg Area SD School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 663 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bloomsburg Area SD 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)
66%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bloomsburg Area SD 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 Rate≥95%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Bloomsburg Area SD School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,032 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 $12,249 is less 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$23 MM$19 MM
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Spending$20 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Bloomsburg Area SD School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,032$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Bloomsburg Area SD School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,249$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Bloomsburg Area SD School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Bloomsburg Area SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.24, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Memorial Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.