Philipsburg Elementary School

  • Philipsburg Elementary School serves 373 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.

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Philipsburg Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Philipsburg Elementary School's student population of 373 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students373 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Philipsburg Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Philipsburg Elementary School is 0.00, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#1029 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Philipsburg Elementary 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 Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
n/a
11%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
100%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Philipsburg Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Scoren/an/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Philipsburg Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePhilipsburg-Osceola Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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