Girard School District
- For the 2020 school year, there are 3 top public schools in Girard School District, serving 1,731 students.
- Public school in Girard School District have an average math proficiency score of 63% (versus Pennsylvania public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 72% (versus 63% Pennsylvania statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
- Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black) , which is less than the Pennsylvania public school average of 33% (majority Black and Hispanic).
- The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Pennsylvania public school average of 15:1.
|School District Name||Girard School District|
|School District Website||http://www.girardsd.org|
|School District Phone Number||(814)774-5666|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2016-2017 School Year Data||This School District||This State (PA)|
|# of Schools||3 Schools||3,054 Schools|
|# of Students||1,731 Students||1,734,277 Students|
|# of Teachers||123 Teachers||119,493 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1||15:1|
- Girard School District, which is ranked within the top 20% 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 95% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (PA)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||4 Students||2,771 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||4 Students||65,419 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||27 Students||188,861 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||21 Students||255,143 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||1,611 Students||1,157,913 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||2 Students||1,404 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||62 Students||62,422 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||48||7,207|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||115||123,608|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||113||126,710|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||124||129,725|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||123||133,729|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||126||134,411|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||129||132,934|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||142||132,701|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||129||136,474|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||128||135,181|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||122||139,620|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||145||137,439|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||141||133,173|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||146||131,336|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||29|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $12,100 in this school district is less 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 $12,120 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 Data||This School District||This State (PA)|
|Total Revenue||$22 MM||$19 MM|
|Spending||$22 MM||$19 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$12,100||$13,057|
|Spending / Student||$12,120||$12,924|
Girard School District Public Schools (2020)
School (Math/Reading Proficiency | PA School Rank)
- Lake City Elk Valley Elementary School 2556 Maple Ave
Lake City, PA 16423
Grades: PK-4 | 649 students
- Girard Girard High School 1135 Lake St
Girard, PA 16417
Grades: 9-12 | 554 students
- Girard Rice Avenue Middle School 1100 Rice Ave
Girard, PA 16417
Grades: 5-8 | 528 students
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