Shamokin Area Intermediate School

3000 W State St
Coal Township, PA 17866
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 352 students in grades 5-6, Shamokin Area Intermediate School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 55%).
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Enrollment: 352 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 27:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • : Bottom 50% in PA
  • : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Shamokin Area Intermediate School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

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School Overview

Shamokin Area Intermediate School's student population of 352 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
352 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Shamokin Area Intermediate School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,549 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Shamokin Area Intermediate School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (PA)
#1992 out of 2549 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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15%
38%
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43%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
27:1
13:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
13%
14%
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Black
5%
14%
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White
78%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.37
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
9%
3%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Shamokin Area Intermediate School's ranking?
Shamokin Area Intermediate School is ranked #1992 out of 2,549 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
15% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% PA state average), while 43% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 55% PA state average).
How many students attend Shamokin Area Intermediate School?
352 students attend Shamokin Area Intermediate School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of Shamokin Area Intermediate School students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Shamokin Area Intermediate School?
Shamokin Area Intermediate School has a student ration of 27:1, which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 13:1.
What grades does Shamokin Area Intermediate School offer ?
Shamokin Area Intermediate School offers enrollment in grades 5-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Shamokin Area Intermediate School part of?
Shamokin Area Intermediate School is part of Shamokin Area SD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Enrollment: 352 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 27:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

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