Pocono El Center (Closed 2014)

161 Tumbleweed Dr
Tannersville, PA
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Pocono El Center served 727 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 85% (which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 73%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 67% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 70%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 36% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students727 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Pocono El Center by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
85%
73%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
67%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pocono El Center 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
11%
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Black
17%
15%
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White
64%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pocono El Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score
0.540.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pocono El Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePocono Mountain School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pocono El Center is Monroe Career & Technical Inst (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Stroudsburg Middle School (4.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bartonsville Monroe Career & Technical Inst Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    2.5 miles
    194 Laurel Lake Road
    Bartonsville, PA 18321
    (570) 629-2001
    2.5 9-12 n/a
  • Stroudsburg Stroudsburg Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-7 | 1,169 student
    4.7 miles
    200 Pocono Commons
    Stroudsburg, PA 18360
    (570) 213-0203
    4.7 5-7 1,169
  • Swiftwater Pocono Mountain East Junior High School Math: 40% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 668 students
    4.8 miles
    125 Center Court
    Swiftwater, PA 18370
    (570) 839-7121
    4.8 7-8 668
  • Swiftwater Swiftwater El Center Math: 56% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 980 students
    4.8 miles
    135 Academic Drive
    Swiftwater, PA 18370
    (570) 839-7121
    4.8 K-3 980
  • Swiftwater Swiftwater Interm School Math: 43% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 913 students
    4.8 miles
    208 Campus Drive
    Swiftwater, PA 18370
    (570) 839-7121
    4.8 4-6 913
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