Providence Elementary School

Providence Elementary School serves 399 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Providence Elementary School operates within the Solanco School District.

School Overview

The student population of 399 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 399 students
Providence Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Providence Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Providence Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Providence Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Providence Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
7%
9%
Providence Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
92%
69%
Providence Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Providence Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.15 0.24
Providence Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
37%
38%
Providence Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
6%
5%
Providence Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Solanco School District's student population of 3,585 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,970 in this district is less than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,302 is less than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Solanco School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,585 1,514
Solanco   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $45 MM $21 MM
Solanco   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $42 MM $20 MM
Solanco   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,970 $12,967
Solanco   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,302 $12,300
Solanco   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Solanco High School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Smith Middle School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Quarryville Elementary School (2.9 miles away)
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  • QuarryvilleQuarryville Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 471 students
    2.9 miles
    211 South Hess St
    QuarryvillePA 17566
    (717)786-2546
    2.9KG-5471
  • QuarryvilleSmith Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 416 students
    3.7 miles
    645 Kirkwood Pk
    QuarryvillePA 17566
    (717)786-2244
    3.76-8416
  • QuarryvilleSolanco High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1057 students
    4.3 miles
    585 Solanco Rd
    QuarryvillePA 17566
    (717)786-2151
    4.39-121057
  • HoltwoodMartic Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 287 students
    5.1 miles
    266 Martic Heights Dr
    HoltwoodPA 17532
    (717)284-4128
    5.1KG-6287
  • LampeterLampeter-strasburg Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1039 students
    5.4 miles
    1600 Book Rd
    LampeterPA 17537
    (717)464-3311
    5.49-121039

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