Robert Morris #27

  • Robert Morris #27 serves 304 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Robert Morris #27's student population of 304 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students304 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Robert Morris #27's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Robert Morris #27 is 0.46, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#1828 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
12%
11%
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Black
8%
15%
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White
72%
66%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.46n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameScranton SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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