Third Avenue Elementary School

131 Rear Third Ave & Davis St
Kingston, PA 18704
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Third Avenue Elementary School serves 127 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Third Avenue Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-59% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) 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 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Third Avenue Elementary School's student population of 127 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students127 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Third Avenue Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Third Avenue Elementary School is 0.49, 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
#2218 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
12%
11%
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Black
7%
15%
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White
70%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.490.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWyoming Valley West School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Third Avenue Elementary School is James M Coughlin Junior Senior High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wyoming Valley West Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chester Street Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kingston Chester Street Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 1-5 | 173 students
    0.4 miles
    110 East Chester Street
    Kingston, PA 18704
    (570) 287-2438
    0.4 1-5 173
  • Kingston Wyoming Valley West Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,075 student
    0.4 miles
    201 Chester Street
    Kingston, PA 18704
    (570) 287-2131
    0.4 6-8 1,075
  • Wilkes Barre James M Coughlin Junior Senior High School Math: 49% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 876 students
    0.9 miles
    80 N Washington St
    Wilkes Barre, PA 18701
    (570) 826-7111
    0.9 9-12 876
  • Wilkes Barre Daniel J Flood Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 671 students
    1.2 miles
    565 N Washington St
    Wilkes Barre, PA 18705
    (570) 826-7245
    1.2 K-6 671
  • Kingston Schuyler Avenue Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 228 students
    1.2 miles
    715 Schuyler Avenue
    Kingston, PA 18704
    (570) 287-6041
    1.2 K-5 228

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