Schuylkill Valley Middle School

114 Ontelaunee Dr
Leesport, PA 19533
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Schuylkill Valley Middle School serves 691 students in grades 5-8.
Schuylkill Valley Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Schuylkill Valley Middle School's student population of 691 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students691 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

Schuylkill Valley Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Schuylkill Valley Middle School is 0.27, which is less 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 Testing Rank
#1429 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
11%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
85%
66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSchuylkill Valley School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Schuylkill Valley Middle School is Schuylkill Valley High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hamburg Area Middle School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Schuylkill Valley Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Leesport Schuylkill Valley Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 768 students
    1.8 miles
    62 Ashley Way
    Leesport, PA 19533
    (610) 926-4165
    1.8 K-4 768
  • Shoemakersville Perry Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 359 students
    2.1 miles
    201 Fourth Street
    Shoemakersville, PA 19555
    (610) 562-3024
    2.1 K-5 359
  • Leesport Schuylkill Valley High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 604 students
    2.2 miles
    929 Lakeshore Dr
    Leesport, PA 19533
    (610) 926-1706
    2.2 9-12 604
  • Blandon Andrew Maier Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 207 students
    4.0 miles
    355 Andrew Maier Blvd
    Blandon, PA 19510
    (610) 926-2502
    4 K-4 207
  • Hamburg Hamburg Area High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 690 students
    5.6 miles
    Windsor Street
    Hamburg, PA 19526
    (610) 562-3861
    5.6 9-12 690

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