Tunkhannock Middle School

  • Tunkhannock Middle School serves 766 students in grades 5-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Tunkhannock Middle School operates within the Tunkhannock Area School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 766 students has declined by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 766 students
Tunkhannock Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Tunkhannock Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Tunkhannock Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Tunkhannock Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less 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 13:1 15:1
Tunkhannock Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Tunkhannock Middle School Asian Students (1988-2010)
Hispanic
n/a
10%
Tunkhannock Middle School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
3%
15%
Tunkhannock Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
96%
68%
Tunkhannock Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Tunkhannock Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Tunkhannock Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Tunkhannock Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.08 0.25
Tunkhannock Middle 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.
39%
41%
Tunkhannock Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2015)
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.
6%
5%
Tunkhannock Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Tunkhannock Area School District's student population of 2,549 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,947 is higher than the state average of $13,911. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,568 is higher than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Tunkhannock Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,549 1,497
Tunkhannock Area School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $44 MM $21 MM
Tunkhannock Area School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $40 MM $20 MM
Tunkhannock Area School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,947 $13,911
Tunkhannock Area School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,568 $13,599
Tunkhannock Area School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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    0.8 miles
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    Grades: KG-4 | 230 students
    5.1 miles
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