Polk Elementary School (Closed 2013)

196 Church St

Polk, PA

  • Polk Elementary School served 125 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 2% of the student body (majority Black), which was less than the state average of 32%.
  • Polk Elementary School operated within the Franklin Area School District.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades KG-6
Total Students125 students
Polk Elementary School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender %Polk Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Polk Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2012)
Students by GradePolk Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
Polk Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
4%
Polk Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
10%
Polk Elementary School Black Students (1994-2012)
Black
2%
15%
Polk Elementary School Black Students (1990-2012)
White
98%
68%
Polk Elementary School White Students (1988-2012)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.040.51
Polk Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
33%
41%
Polk Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
5%
Polk Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

School District NameFranklin Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed1,9651,497
Franklin Area School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$33 MM$21 MM
Franklin Area School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$35 MM$20 MM
Franklin Area School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$16,827$12,967
Franklin Area School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$17,966$12,300
Franklin Area School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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