Spring-ford Intrmd School 5th/6th

  • Spring-ford Intrmd School 5th/6th serves 1,281 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 64% (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 78% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) 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 19% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Spring-ford Intrmd School 5th/6th places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Spring-ford Intrmd School 5th/6th's student population of 1,281 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 96 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students1,281 students
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Total Classroom Teachers96 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Spring-ford Intrmd School 5th/6th's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Spring-ford Intrmd School 5th/6th is 0.34, 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)
Overall School Rank#703 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
7%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
3%
15%
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White
81%
66%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Spring-ford Intrmd School 5th/6th.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.340.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpring-Ford Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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