Sugarcreek Elementary School

  • Sugarcreek Elementary School serves 256 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Sugarcreek Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Sugarcreek Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • Sugarcreek Elementary School's student population of 256 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students256 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sugarcreek Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sugarcreek Elementary School is 0.06, 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#775 out of 2820 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
1%
11%
Black
n/a
15%
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White
97%
66%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sugarcreek Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.060.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sugarcreek 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 NameKarns City Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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