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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 7 public schools in Cheltenham School District, serving 4,524 students.
  • Public school in Cheltenham School District have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 63% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
  • The top ranked public schools in Cheltenham School District are Wyncote Elementary School, Cheltenham High School and Myers Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Pennsylvania public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Pennsylvania public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameCheltenham School District
School District Websitehttp://www.cheltenham.org
School District Phone Number(215)886-9500
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
# of Schools7 Schools2,983 Schools
# of Students4,524 Students1,706,797 Students
# of Teachers357 Teachers117,667 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1

District Comparison

  • Cheltenham School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 678 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cheltenham   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)
67%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cheltenham   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
90%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Cheltenham   School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.640.53
# of American Indian Students8 Students2,614 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students315 Students67,005 Students
% Asian Students
7%
4%
# of Hispanic Students310 Students194,853 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
11%
# of Black Students2,321 Students248,002 Students
% Black Students
51%
15%
# of White Students1,392 Students1,125,750 Students
% White Students
31%
66%
# of Hawaiian Students7 Students1,445 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students171 Students67,004 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 7,804
# of Students in Kindergarten:332120,056
# of Students in 1st Grade:299125,788
# of Students in 2nd Grade:344125,923
# of Students in 3rd Grade:352129,062
# of Students in 4th Grade:399133,149
# of Students in 5th Grade:377133,868
# of Students in 6th Grade:360132,729
# of Students in 7th Grade:343132,160
# of Students in 8th Grade:352133,501
# of Students in 9th Grade:366139,320
# of Students in 10th Grade:351133,838
# of Students in 11th Grade:311130,426
# of Students in 12th Grade:338129,173
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $21,344 is higher than the state average of $13,163. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $20,657 is higher than the state average of $12,903. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$96 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cheltenham   School District and average revenue for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$93 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Cheltenham   School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$21,344$13,163
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cheltenham   School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$20,657$12,903
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cheltenham   School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Cheltenham School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Cedarbrook Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 64%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    300 Longfellow Rd
    Wyncote, PA 19095
    (215)881-6423

    Grades: 7-8 | 698 students
  • Cheltenham Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 70%
    Rank: Top 50%
    7853 Front Street
    Cheltenham, PA 19012
    (215)635-7415

    Grades: K-4 | 486 students
  • Cheltenham High School Math: 64% | Reading: 73%
    Rank: Top 30%
    500 Rices Mill Rd
    Wyncote, PA 19095
    (215)517-3700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1365 students
  • Elkins Park School Math: 43% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8149 New Second St
    Elkins Park, PA 19027
    (215)635-7404

    Grades: 5-6 | 734 students
  • Glenside Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 70%
    Rank: Top 50%
    8149 New Second Street
    Elkins Park, PA 19027
    (215)881-6440

    Grades: K-4 | 478 students
  • Myers Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Top 50%
    7609 Montgomery Ave
    Elkins Park, PA 19027
    (215)517-4540

    Grades: K-4 | 357 students
  • Wyncote Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank: Top 30%
    333 Rices Mill Road
    Wyncote, PA 19095
    (215)881-6410

    Grades: K-4 | 406 students
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