Vernfield Elementary School

  • Vernfield Elementary School serves 473 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
  • Vernfield Elementary School operates within the Souderton Area School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 473 students has grown by 34% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 38% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 473 students
Vernfield Elementary School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Vernfield Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Vernfield Elementary School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Vernfield Elementary 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 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Vernfield Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
Asian
4%
4%
Vernfield Elementary School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
7%
10%
Vernfield Elementary School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
1%
15%
Vernfield Elementary School Black Students (2004-2015)
White
87%
68%
Vernfield Elementary School White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Vernfield Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Vernfield Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Vernfield Elementary 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.
0.24 0.51
Vernfield Elementary School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
14%
41%
Vernfield Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
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.
2%
5%
Vernfield Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • Souderton Area School District's student population of 6,490 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $17,359 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 $15,252 is higher than the state average of $13,599. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Souderton Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 6,490 1,497
Souderton Area School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $114 MM $21 MM
Souderton Area School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $100 MM $20 MM
Souderton Area School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $17,359 $13,911
Souderton Area School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,252 $13,599
Souderton 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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