Tamaqua Area SD School District
- For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Tamaqua Area SD School District serving 2,138 students in Tamaqua, Pennsylvania.
- Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
- The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.
Tamaqua Area SD School District (2019-20)
- School Location Grades Students
- Tamaqua Tamaqua Area Middle School502 Penn Street
Tamaqua, PA 18252
Grades: 6-8 | 535 students
- Tamaqua Tamaqua Area Senior High School500 Penn St
Tamaqua, PA 18252
Grades: 9-12 | 643 students
- Tamaqua Tamaqua Elementary SchoolBoyle Ave
Tamaqua, PA 18252
Grades: K-5 | 645 students
- New Ringgold West Penn Township Elementary School185 School Dr
New Ringgold, PA 17960
Grades: K-5 | 315 students
|School District Name||Tamaqua Area SD School District|
|# of Schools||n/a|
|# of Students||2,138 students|
|# of Teachers||142 Teacher(s)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||15:1|
|# of Male Students||1,085 students|
|% Male Students|
|# of Female Students||1,053 students|
|% Female Students|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||n/a|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||10 students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||105 students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||37 students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||1,956 students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||30 students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||189|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||117|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||146|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||160|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||166|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||182|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||171|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||170|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||194|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||165|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||150|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||175|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||153|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-|
- Tamaqua 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 80-84% 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)|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $12,507 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 $13,807 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 Data||This School District||This State (PA)|
|Total Revenue||$27 MM||$19 MM|
|Spending||$29 MM||$19 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$12,507||$13,057|
|Spending / Student||$13,807||$12,924|
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