Trimmer Elementary School

1900 Brenda Rd
York, PA 17408
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Trimmer Elementary School serves 494 students in grades 2-5.
Trimmer 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 45% (which is equal to the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Trimmer Elementary School's student population of 494 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-5
Total Students494 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Trimmer 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 Trimmer Elementary School is 0.58, which is more 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
#1754 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
16%
11%
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Black
9%
15%
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White
62%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.580.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest York Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Trimmer Elementary School is West York Area High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West York Area Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wallace Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • York Wallace Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 441 students
    0.8 miles
    2065 High St
    York, PA 17408
    (717) 764-6869
    0.8 PK-1 441
  • York Lincolnway Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-3 | 426 students
    1.5 miles
    2625 West Philadelphia St
    York, PA 17404
    (717) 792-3902
    1.5 2-3 426
  • York West York Area High School Math: 70% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 886 students
    1.6 miles
    1800 Bannister St
    York, PA 17404
    (717) 845-6634
    1.6 9-12 886
  • York West York Area Middle School Math: 32% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 742 students
    1.7 miles
    1700 Bannister St
    York, PA 17404
    (717) 845-1671
    1.7 6-8 742
  • Dover Weigelstown Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 475 students
    1.8 miles
    3205 Carlisle Rd
    Dover, PA 17315
    (717) 292-8072
    1.8 K-6 475

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