Southern Fulton Elementary School

  • Southern Fulton Elementary School serves 396 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Southern Fulton Elementary 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Southern Fulton Elementary School's student population of 396 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students396 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southern Fulton Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,814 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southern Fulton Elementary School is 0.10, 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 (16-17)#1560 out of 2814 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southern Fulton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
95%
66%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southern Fulton Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.100.53
This chart display the diversity score of Southern Fulton Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Southern Fulton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southern Fulton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthern Fulton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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