Sunbury Middle School (Closed 2012)

  • Sunbury Middle School served 357 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 73% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 76%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 68% (which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 73%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students357 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Sunbury Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
76%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
73%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
6%
11%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
88%
66%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sunbury Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.220.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sunbury Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sunbury Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShikellamy SD School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sunbury Grace S Beck School
    Grades: K-5 | 320 students
    0.3 miles
    600 Arch St
    Sunbury, PA 17801
    (570)286-3725
    0.3 K-5 320
  • Sunbury Chief Shikellamy School
    Grades: K-5 | 330 students
    0.5 miles
    338 Memorial Drive
    Sunbury, PA 17801
    (570)286-3728
    0.5 K-5 330
  • Sunbury Shikellamy High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 756 students
    0.5 miles
    600 Walnut Street
    Sunbury, PA 17801
    (570)286-3713
    0.5 9-12 756
  • Northumberland Shikellamy Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 649 students
    2.5 miles
    545 Permastone Dr
    Northumberland, PA 17857
    (570)286-3736
    2.5 6-8 649
  • Northumberland Priestley School
    Grades: K-5 | 413 students
    3.7 miles
    423 Cannery Rd
    Northumberland, PA 17857
    (570)473-3261
    3.7 K-5 413
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