Reading SD School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 2 public high schools managed by Reading SD School District serving 5,515 students in Reading, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

Reading SD School District (2019-20)

Overview

School District NameReading SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students17,280 students
# of Teachers972 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
# of Male Students8,700 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students8,580 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.29
# of American Indian Students7 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students73 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students14,419 students
% Hispanic Students
83%
# of Black Students1,503 students
% Black Students
9%
# of White Students948 students
% White Students
5%
# of Hawaiian Students3 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students327 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,866
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,447
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,494
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,434
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,442
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,372
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,392
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,318
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,180
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,119
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,373
# of Students in 11th Grade:835
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,008
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Reading 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 67% has increased from 61% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 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 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)
28%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Reading 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
67%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Reading 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 $12,926 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 $13,464 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$228 MM$19 MM
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Spending$238 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Reading SD School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,926$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Reading SD School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,464$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Reading 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?
Reading SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.29, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is Sixteenth & Haak Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.