Pfeiffer-burleigh School

  • Pfeiffer-burleigh School serves 722 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 12% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 18% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Pfeiffer-burleigh School's student population of 722 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students722 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pfeiffer-burleigh School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pfeiffer-burleigh School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#2714 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pfeiffer-burleigh School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pfeiffer-burleigh School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
10%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
11%
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Black
45%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pfeiffer-burleigh School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
26%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pfeiffer-burleigh School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pfeiffer-burleigh School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.700.27
This chart display the diversity score of Pfeiffer-burleigh School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pfeiffer-burleigh School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pfeiffer-burleigh School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameErie City SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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