Sheridan Terrace Elementary School

  • Sheridan Terrace Elementary School serves 480 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sheridan Terrace Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Sheridan Terrace Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Sheridan Terrace Elementary School's student population of 480 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students480 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sheridan Terrace Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sheridan Terrace Elementary School is 0.12, 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 School Rank#443 out of 2820 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
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
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11%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
94%
66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.120.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorwin School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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