Rommelt Elementary School

515 West Central Avenue
Williamsport, PA 17702
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Rommelt Elementary School serves 204 students in grades 5-6.
  • 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 75-79% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Rommelt Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Rommelt Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Rommelt Elementary School's student population of 204 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students204 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rommelt Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,814 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rommelt Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. 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 (16-17)#952 out of 2814 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
4%
15%
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White
93%
66%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.130.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Williamsport Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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