Southmoreland Elementary School

100 Scottie Way
Scottdale, PA 15683
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Southmoreland Elementary School serves 606 students in grades 2-5.
Southmoreland Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (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 71% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Southmoreland Elementary School's student population of 606 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades 2-5
Total Students606 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Southmoreland Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Southmoreland 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 Testing Rank
#1027 out of 2820 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
95%
66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.100.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthmoreland School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Southmoreland Elementary School is Southmoreland Senior High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Southmoreland Middle School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Scottdale Southmoreland Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 419 students
    0.2 miles
    200 Scottie Way
    Scottdale, PA 15683
    (724) 887-2029
    0.2 6-8 419
  • Alverton Southmoreland Primary Center
    Grades: K-1 | 306 students
    2.2 miles
    1431 Water St
    Alverton, PA 15612
    (724) 887-2026
    2.2 K-1 306
  • Alverton Southmoreland Senior High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 536 students
    2.3 miles
    2351 Route 981, Box A
    Alverton, PA 15612
    (724) 887-2010
    2.3 9-12 536
  • Connellsville Bullskin Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 401 students
    3.7 miles
    125 Pleasant Valley Rd
    Connellsville, PA 15425
    (724) 628-6540
    3.7 K-5 401
  • Mount Pleasant Ramsay Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-6 | 369 students
    3.7 miles
    300 Eagle Street
    Mount Pleasant, PA 15666
    (724) 547-4100
    3.7 2-6 369

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