Sharon Hill School

  • Sharon Hill School serves 646 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 13% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 36% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 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%.

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School Overview

  • Sharon Hill School's student population of 646 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students646 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sharon Hill School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sharon Hill School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#2610 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
86%
15%
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White
6%
66%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sharon Hill School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.260.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sharon Hill School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSoutheast Delco SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sharon Hill Academy Park High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1255 students
    0.1 miles
    300 Calcon Hook Rd
    Sharon Hill, PA 19079
    (610)522-4330
    0.1 9-12 1255
  • Darby Harris School
    Grades: K-8 | 753 students
    0.7 miles
    501 Sharon Avenue
    Darby, PA 19023
    (610)522-4370
    0.7 K-8 753
  • Darby Colwyn Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 162 students
    0.8 miles
    211 Pine Street
    Darby, PA 19023
    (610)957-5470
    0.8 K-6 162
  • Darby Penn Wood Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 723 students
    0.8 miles
    121 Summit St
    Darby, PA 19023
    (610)586-1804
    0.8 7-8 723
  • Philadelphia Penrose School
    Grades: K-8 | 589 students
    1.0 miles
    2515 S 78th St
    Philadelphia, PA 19153
    (215)492-6455
    1.0 K-8 589

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