Sharon Hill School

701 Coates Street
Sharon Hill, PA 19079
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Sharon Hill School serves 673 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Sharon Hill School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (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 40% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Sharon Hill School's student population of 673 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students673 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Sharon Hill 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 Sharon Hill 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
#2459 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
85%
15%
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White
6%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
5%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSoutheast Delco School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sharon Hill School is Academy Park High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Harris School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sharon Hill Academy Park High School Math: 31% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,275 student
    0.1 miles
    300 Calcon Hook Rd
    Sharon Hill, PA 19079
    (610) 522-4330
    0.1 9-12 1,275
  • Darby Harris School Math: 16% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 771 students
    0.7 miles
    501 Sharon Avenue
    Darby, PA 19023
    (610) 522-4370
    0.7 K-8 771
  • Darby Colwyn Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 143 students
    0.8 miles
    211 Pine Street
    Darby, PA 19023
    (610) 957-5470
    0.8 K-6 143
  • Darby Penn Wood Middle School Math: 10% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 721 students
    0.8 miles
    121 Summit St
    Darby, PA 19023
    (610) 586-1804
    0.8 7-8 721
  • Philadelphia Penrose School Math: 12% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 519 students
    1.0 miles
    2515 S 78th St
    Philadelphia, PA 19153
    (215) 492-6455
    1 K-8 519

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