Reading School District

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Overview

School District NameReading School District
School District Websitehttp://www.readingsd.org
School District Phone Number(610)371-5611
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
# of Schools2 Schools800 Schools
# of Students5,712 Students623,679 Students
# of Teachers320 Teachers42,914 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1

District Comparison

  • Reading School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 588 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 67% has increased from 61% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Reading   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)
28%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Reading   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
67%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Reading   School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.300.51
# of American Indian Students2 Students995 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students36 Students23,709 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students4,756 Students65,811 Students
% Hispanic Students
83%
10%
# of Black Students487 Students93,023 Students
% Black Students
9%
15%
# of White Students299 Students422,458 Students
% White Students
5%
68%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students523 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students130 Students17,160 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 144
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 3,664
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 4,117
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 4,109
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 4,332
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 4,544
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 5,293
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 8,071
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 26,174
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,24630,567
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,114139,247
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,453133,828
# of Students in 11th Grade:838130,425
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,061129,164
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,926 in this school district is less 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 $13,464 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$228 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Reading   School District and average revenue for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$238 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Reading   School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,926$13,163
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Reading   School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,464$12,903
This chart display average spending per public school student in Reading   School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Reading School District Public High Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Reading Intermediate High School Math: 5% | Reading: 19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    215 North 12th St
    Reading, PA 19604
    (484)258-7365

    Grades: 8-9 | 2360 students
  • Reading Senior High School Math: 45% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    801 N 13th St
    Reading, PA 19604
    (610)371-5705

    Grades: 10-12 | 3352 students
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