Rice Middle School (Closed 2012)

4th And Hanover Streets
Northumberland, PA 17857
  • Rice Middle School served 306 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 78% (which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 76%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 76% (which was higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 73%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 10% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students306 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
76%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
73%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
5%
11%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
90%
66%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rice Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.190.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rice Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShikellamy SD School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Northumberland Shikellamy Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 649 students
    0.1 miles
    545 Permastone Dr
    Northumberland, PA 17857
    (570)286-3736
    0.1 6-8 649
  • Northumberland Priestley School
    Grades: K-5 | 413 students
    1.2 miles
    423 Cannery Rd
    Northumberland, PA 17857
    (570)473-3261
    1.2 K-5 413
  • Sunbury Chief Shikellamy School
    Grades: K-5 | 330 students
    2.0 miles
    338 Memorial Drive
    Sunbury, PA 17801
    (570)286-3728
    2.0 K-5 330
  • Sunbury Grace S Beck School
    Grades: K-5 | 320 students
    2.3 miles
    600 Arch St
    Sunbury, PA 17801
    (570)286-3725
    2.3 K-5 320
  • Sunbury Shikellamy High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 756 students
    2.7 miles
    600 Walnut Street
    Sunbury, PA 17801
    (570)286-3713
    2.7 9-12 756
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