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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Jim Thorpe Area SD School District serving 2,012 students in Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Jim Thorpe Area SD School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Jim Thorpe Jim Thorpe Area High School
    1 Olympian Way
    Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
    (570)325-3663

    Grades: 9-12 | 606 students
  • Jim Thorpe L B Morris Elementary School
    150 W 10th St
    Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
    (570)325-2703

    Grades: PK-8 | 754 students
  • Albrightsville Penn-kidder Campus
    2850 State Route 903
    Albrightsville, PA 18210
    (570)722-1150

    Grades: PK-8 | 652 students

Overview

School District NameJim Thorpe Area SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,012 students
# of Teachers142 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students1,057 students
% Male Students
53%
# of Female Students955 students
% Female Students
47%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.36
# of American Indian Students6 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students13 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students205 students
% Hispanic Students
10%
# of Black Students152 students
% Black Students
8%
# of White Students1,589 students
% White Students
79%
# of Hawaiian Students4 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students43 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:149
# of Students in 1st Grade:138
# of Students in 2nd Grade:125
# of Students in 3rd Grade:167
# of Students in 4th Grade:164
# of Students in 5th Grade:151
# of Students in 6th Grade:169
# of Students in 7th Grade:175
# of Students in 8th Grade:168
# of Students in 9th Grade:178
# of Students in 10th Grade:157
# of Students in 11th Grade:134
# of Students in 12th Grade:137
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Jim Thorpe Area SD School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 90-94% 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)
36%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
63%
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Graduation Rate90-94%
86%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $16,161 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 $15,057 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$36 MM$19 MM
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Spending$34 MM$19 MM
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Revenue / Student$16,161$13,057
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Spending / Student$15,057$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jim Thorpe 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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Jim Thorpe Area SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.36, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Penn-kidder Campus. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.