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 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students766 students
Tunkhannock Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Tunkhannock Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
Tunkhannock Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeTunkhannock Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
Tunkhannock Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
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)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Tunkhannock Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsTunkhannock Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownPA 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.
0.080.51
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 (2001-2015)
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 (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Tunkhannock Area School District's student population of 2,549 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,534 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,770 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NameTunkhannock Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed2,5491,497
Tunkhannock Area School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$42 MM$21 MM
Tunkhannock Area School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$40 MM$20 MM
Tunkhannock Area School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,534$12,967
Tunkhannock Area School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,770$12,300
Tunkhannock Area School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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  • TunkhannockTunkhannock High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 828 students
    0.3 miles
    135 Tiger Drive
    TunkhannockPA 18657
    (570)836-8223
    0.39-12828
  • TunkhannockRoslund Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 300 students
    0.8 miles
    99 Digger Drive
    TunkhannockPA 18657
    (570)836-8243
    0.8KG-4300
  • TunkhannockEvans Falls Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 230 students
    5.1 miles
    2055 Sr 29 South
    TunkhannockPA 18657
    (570)298-2195
    5.1KG-4230
  • FactoryvilleLackawanna Trail Junior Senior High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 486 students
    6 miles
    Tunnel Hill Rd. R.d.1, Po Box
    FactoryvillePA 18419
    (570)945-5181
    67-12486
  • MehoopanyMehoopany Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 197 students
    6.9 miles
    400 Scottsville Road
    MehoopanyPA 18629
    (570)833-5181
    6.9KG-4197

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5  9/9/2017
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