Ringing Rocks Elementary School

  • Ringing Rocks Elementary School serves 442 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 74%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Ringing Rocks Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Ringing Rocks Elementary School's student population of 442 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students442 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ringing Rocks Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,962 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ringing Rocks Elementary School is 0.58, which is more 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 School Rank (11-12)#880 out of 2962 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
74%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
11%
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Black
21%
15%
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White
60%
66%
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Two or more races
12%
4%
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Diversity Score0.580.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePottsgrove School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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