Rockwood Area Elementary School

  • Rockwood Area Elementary School serves 382 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Rockwood Area Elementary School operates within the Rockwood Area School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 382 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 382 students
Rockwood Area Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Rockwood Area Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Rockwood Area Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Rockwood Area Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Rockwood Area Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Rockwood Area Elementary School Asian Students (2013-2014)
Hispanic
n/a
10%
Rockwood Area Elementary School Black Students (1992-2014)
Black
2%
15%
Rockwood Area Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
98%
68%
Rockwood Area Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Rockwood Area Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Rockwood Area Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.04 0.25
Rockwood Area Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
35%
41%
Rockwood Area Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
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.
5%
5%
Rockwood Area Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Rockwood Area School District's student population of 733 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,346 is higher than the state average of $13,911. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,257 is higher than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Rockwood Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 733 1,497
Rockwood Area School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $21 MM
Rockwood Area School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $11 MM $20 MM
Rockwood Area School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,346 $13,911
Rockwood Area School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,257 $13,599
Rockwood Area School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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