Shamokin Area School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 2 public elementary schools serving 1,212 students in Shamokin Area School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Pennsylvania.
Public Elementary Schools in Shamokin Area School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Pennsylvania public elementary school average of 43%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 60% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Shamokin Area School District are Shamokin Area Elementary School and Shamokin Area Intermediate School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania public elementary school average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Shamokin Area School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (PA)
# Schools
2 Schools
2,178 Schools
# Students
1,212 Students
1,124,134 Students
# Teachers
85 Teachers
76,595 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Shamokin Area School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 641 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (PA)
Overall District Rank
#528 out of 707 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Shamokin Area   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Shamokin Area   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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shamokin Area   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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80-84%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Shamokin Area   School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.27
0.56
# American Indian Students
3 Students
1,747 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
5 Students
44,438 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# Hispanic Students
93 Students
138,263 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
12%
# Black Students
24 Students
176,189 Students
% Black Students
2%
16%
# White Students
1,031 Students
708,972 Students
% White Students
85%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
960 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
56 Students
52,451 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1
7,406
# Students in K Grade:
168
116,860
# Students in 1st Grade:
176
125,801
# Students in 2nd Grade:
172
126,002
# Students in 3rd Grade:
187
129,075
# Students in 4th Grade:
164
133,051
# Students in 5th Grade:
170
133,784
# Students in 6th Grade:
174
132,637
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
91,829
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
88,762
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
11,034
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
10,051
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
9,180
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
8,662
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,404 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,267. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,578 is less than the state median of $15,644. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (PA)
Total Revenue
$30 MM
$24 MM
This chart display total revenue of Shamokin Area   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$30 MM
$23 MM
This chart display total spending of Shamokin Area   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,404
$16,267
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Shamokin Area   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,578
$15,644
This chart display average spending per public school student in Shamokin Area   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Shamokin Area School District Public Elementary Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Shamokin Area Elementary School
Math: 35% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3000 W State St
Coal Township, PA 17866
(570) 648-5721
Grades: PK-4
| 868 students
Rank: #22.
Shamokin Area Intermediate School
Math: 29% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3000 W State St
Coal Township, PA 17866
(570) 648-5721
Grades: 5-6
| 344 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,212 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50% in PA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.27

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