Shippensburg Intrm School

601 Hollar Avenue
Shippensburg, PA 17257
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Shippensburg Intrm School serves 514 students in grades 4-5.
Shippensburg Intrm School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (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 61% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Shippensburg Intrm School's student population of 514 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students514 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Shippensburg Intrm 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 Shippensburg Intrm 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
#1485 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
11%
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Black
4%
15%
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White
85%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShippensburg Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Shippensburg Intrm School is Shippensburg Area Senior High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Shippensburg Area Middle School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is James Burd Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Shippensburg James Burd Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 447 students
    0.2 miles
    600 Brad Street
    Shippensburg, PA 17257
    (717) 530-2780
    0.2 K-3 447
  • Shippensburg Grace B Luhrs Univ Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 130 students
    1.2 miles
    Shippensburg University, 1871
    Shippensburg, PA 17257
    (717) 477-1612
    1.2 K-5 130
  • Shippensburg Nancy Grayson Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 446 students
    1.9 miles
    301 Lurgan Avenue
    Shippensburg, PA 17257
    (717) 530-2770
    1.9 K-3 446
  • Shippensburg Shippensburg Area Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 782 students
    2.0 miles
    101 Park Place
    Shippensburg, PA 17257
    (717) 530-2750
    2 6-8 782
  • Shippensburg Shippensburg Area Senior High School Math: 79% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,038 student
    2.3 miles
    201 Eberly Drive
    Shippensburg, PA 17257
    (717) 530-2730
    2.3 9-12 1,038

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