Shamokin Area Elementary School

  • Shamokin Area Elementary School serves 941 students in grades PK-4.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Shamokin Area Elementary School operates within the Shamokin Area School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 941 students has declined by 27% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-4
Total Students941 students
Shamokin Area Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Shamokin Area Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
Shamokin Area Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeShamokin Area Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
Shamokin Area Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Shamokin Area Elementary School Asian Students (1998-2014)
Hispanic
6%
10%
Shamokin Area Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
1%
15%
Shamokin Area Elementary School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
90%
68%
Shamokin Area Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Shamokin Area Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsShamokin Area Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA 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.
0.190.51
Shamokin 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.
60%
41%
Shamokin Area Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2015)
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.
9%
5%
Shamokin Area Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Shamokin Area School District's student population of 2,404 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,973 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,581 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District NameShamokin Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed2,4041,497
Shamokin Area School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$30 MM$21 MM
Shamokin Area School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$32 MM$20 MM
Shamokin Area School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,973$12,967
Shamokin Area School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,581$12,300
Shamokin Area School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Coal TownshipShamokin Area Intermediate School
    Grades: 5-6 | 374 students
    0.2 miles
    3000 W State St
    Coal TownshipPA 17866
    (570)648-5721
    0.25-6374
  • Coal TownshipNorthumberland County Ctc High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.3 miles
    1700-2000 W Montgomery St
    Coal TownshipPA 17866
    (570)644-0304
    0.39-12n/a
  • Coal TownshipShamokin Area High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 715 students
    0.4 miles
    2000 W State St
    Coal TownshipPA 17866
    (570)648-5731
    0.49-12715
  • Coal TownshipShamokin Area Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 374 students
    0.4 miles
    2000 W State St
    Coal TownshipPA 17866
    (570)648-5731
    0.47-8374
  • TrevortonLine Mountain Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 452 students
    4.8 miles
    542 W Shamokin St
    TrevortonPA 17881
    (570)797-3825
    4.8PK-4452

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