Twelfth & Marion Elementary School

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Twelfth & Marion Elementary School serves 719 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Twelfth & Marion 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 11% (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 22% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Twelfth & Marion Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Twelfth & Marion Elementary School's student population of 719 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students719 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Twelfth & Marion 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 Twelfth & Marion Elementary School is 0.26, 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
#2697 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
86%
11%
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Black
6%
15%
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White
5%
66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.260.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Twelfth & Marion Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameReading School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Twelfth & Marion Elementary School is Reading Senior High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Northeast Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Reading Northeast Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
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    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-7 | 931 students
    0.1 miles
    1216 N 13th St
    Reading, PA 19604
    (610) 371-5774
    0.1 6-7 931
  • Reading Reading Senior High School Math: 37% | Reading: 54%
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    3/
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    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 3,352 students
    0.4 miles
    801 N 13th St
    Reading, PA 19604
    (610) 371-5705
    0.4 10-12 3,352
  • Reading Thirteenth & Union Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 36%
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    2/
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    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 885 students
    0.4 miles
    1600 N 13th St
    Reading, PA 19604
    (610) 371-5795
    0.4 PK-5 885
  • Reading Thirteenth & Green Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 35%
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    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 607 students
    0.7 miles
    501 N 13th St
    Reading, PA 19604
    (610) 371-5766
    0.7 PK-5 607
  • Reading Tenth & Green Elementary School Math: 6% | Reading: 17%
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    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 670 students
    0.8 miles
    400 N 10th St
    Reading, PA 19604
    (610) 371-5756
    0.8 PK-5 670

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