Pleasant Valley Middle School

2233 Route 115
Brodheadsville, PA 18322
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Pleasant Valley Middle School serves 733 students in grades 7-8.
Pleasant Valley Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 68% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Pleasant Valley Middle School's student population of 733 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students733 students
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Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
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School Comparison

Pleasant Valley Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Pleasant Valley Middle School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1665 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
11%
11%
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Black
8%
15%
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White
77%
66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.390.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePleasant Valley School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pleasant Valley Middle School is Pleasant Valley High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wind Gap Middle School (8.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pleasant Valley Elementary School (3.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brodheadsville Pleasant Valley High School Math: 66% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,671 student
    0.4 miles
    1671 Route 209
    Brodheadsville, PA 18322
    (570) 402-1000
    0.4 9-12 1,671
  • Kunkletown Pleasant Valley Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 1,185 student
    3.5 miles
    476 Polk Township Road
    Kunkletown, PA 18058
    (570) 402-1000
    3.5 K-3 1,185
  • Kunkletown Pleasant Valley Intrmd School Math: 53% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 1,015 student
    3.5 miles
    477 Polk Township Road
    Kunkletown, PA 18058
    (570) 402-1000
    3.5 4-6 1,015
  • Sciota Hamilton Township Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 361 students
    4.8 miles
    Hcr Box
    Sciota, PA 18354
    (570) 992-4960
    4.8 K-4 361
  • Pen Argyl Wind Gap Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 665 students
    8.9 miles
    1620 Teels Rd
    Pen Argyl, PA 18072
    (610) 863-9093
    8.9 4-8 665

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