Wallingford Elementary School

  • Wallingford Elementary School serves 460 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 74% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 89% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Wallingford Elementary School's student population of 460 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students460 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wallingford Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wallingford Elementary School is 0.37, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#182 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
10%
15%
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White
79%
66%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wallingford Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.370.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wallingford 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 NameWallingford-Swarthmore SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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