Saltsburg Elementary School

  • Saltsburg Elementary School serves 267 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Saltsburg Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) 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 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Saltsburg Elementary School's student population of 267 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students267 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Saltsburg 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 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Saltsburg Elementary School is 0.10, 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)#1055 out of 2814 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Saltsburg Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Saltsburg Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
2%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Saltsburg Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
95%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Saltsburg Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Saltsburg Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.100.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Saltsburg Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Saltsburg Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBlairsville-Saltsburg School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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