Tinicum School

  • Tinicum School serves 351 students in grades 1-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Tinicum School operates within the Interboro School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 351 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades Offered Grades 1-8
Total Students 351 students
Tinicum School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Tinicum School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Tinicum School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Tinicum School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.32 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 15:1
Tinicum School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
5%
4%
Tinicum School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
6%
10%
Tinicum School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
3%
15%
Tinicum School Black Students (1994-2015)
White
82%
68%
Tinicum School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Tinicum School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Tinicum School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.32 0.25
Tinicum School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Tinicum School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Tinicum School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Interboro School District's student population of 3,442 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,221 is higher than the state average of $13,538. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,347 is higher than the state average of $13,526. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Interboro School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,442 1,497
Interboro School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $57 MM $20 MM
Interboro School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $54 MM $20 MM
Interboro School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $16,221 $13,538
Interboro School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $15,347 $13,526
Interboro School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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