Tunkhannock Middle School

200 Franklin Avenue
Tunkhannock, PA 18657
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tunkhannock Middle School serves 762 students in grades 5-8.
Tunkhannock Middle 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 39% (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 65% (which is higher 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 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Tunkhannock Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Tunkhannock Middle School's student population of 762 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students762 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

Tunkhannock Middle 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 Tunkhannock Middle School is 0.13, 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
#1744 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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4%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
93%
66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTunkhannock Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tunkhannock Middle School is Tunkhannock High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lackawanna Trail Junior Senior High School (6.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Roslund Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tunkhannock Tunkhannock High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 746 students
    0.3 miles
    135 Tiger Drive
    Tunkhannock, PA 18657
    (570) 836-3111
    0.3 9-12 746
  • Tunkhannock Roslund Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 266 students
    0.8 miles
    99 Digger Drive
    Tunkhannock, PA 18657
    (570) 836-8243
    0.8 K-4 266
  • Tunkhannock Evans Falls Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 171 students
    5.1 miles
    2055 Sr 29 South
    Tunkhannock, PA 18657
    (570) 298-7011
    5.1 K-4 171
  • Factoryville Lackawanna Trail Junior Senior High School Math: 46% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 470 students
    6.0 miles
    Tunnel Hill Rd. R.d.1
    Factoryville, PA 18419
    (570) 945-5181
    6 7-12 470
  • Mehoopany Mehoopany Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 161 students
    6.9 miles
    400 Scottsville Road
    Mehoopany, PA 18629
    (570) 712-2031
    6.9 K-4 161

School Reviews

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