Tinicum School

Tinicum School serves 329 students in grades 1 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Tinicum School operates within the Interboro School District.

School Overview

The student population of 329 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2010)
Grades Offered Grades 1-8
Total Students 329 students
Tinicum School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Tinicum School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Tinicum School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
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 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.24. 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
3%
3%
Tinicum School Asian Students (2000-2014)
Hispanic
5%
9%
Tinicum School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
2%
15%
Tinicum School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
88%
69%
Tinicum School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Tinicum School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.22 0.24
Tinicum School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
43%
38%
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.
10%
5%
Tinicum School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Interboro School District's student population of 3,437 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,056 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,110 is higher than the state average of $12,300. 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 3,437 1,514
Interboro   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $54 MM $21 MM
Interboro   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $54 MM $20 MM
Interboro   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,056 $12,967
Interboro   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,110 $12,300
Interboro   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Delaware County Technical High School-fo (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ridley Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Norwood School (1.1 miles away)
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