Shikellamy Middle School

  • Shikellamy Middle School serves 649 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (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 60% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Shikellamy Middle School's student population of 649 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students649 students
Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers

School Comparison

  • Shikellamy Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Shikellamy Middle School is 0.39, which is more 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
46%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
63%
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
Hispanic
14%
11%
Black
3%
15%
White
77%
66%
Two or more races
6%
4%
Diversity Score0.390.27
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
41%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShikellamy SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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