Swarthmore-rutledge School

  • Swarthmore-rutledge School serves 586 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80% (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 87% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Swarthmore-rutledge School's student population of 586 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students586 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Swarthmore-rutledge School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Swarthmore-rutledge School is 0.38, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. 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#159 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Swarthmore-rutledge 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)
87%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Swarthmore-rutledge School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Swarthmore-rutledge School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
4%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Swarthmore-rutledge School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
78%
66%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Swarthmore-rutledge School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.380.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Swarthmore-rutledge School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Swarthmore-rutledge School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWallingford-Swarthmore SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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