Waterford Elementary School

323 Cherry Street
Waterford, PA 16441
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 345 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Waterford Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 55%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 37% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 345 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • : Top 20% in PA
  • : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Waterford Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Waterford Elementary School's student population of 345 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
345 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Waterford Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 2,549 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Waterford Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (PA)
#304 out of 2549 schools
(Top 20%)
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55-59%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Waterford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
70-74%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waterford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
14%
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Black
1%
14%
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White
93%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
0.13
This chart display the diversity score of Waterford Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Waterford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
1%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waterford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Waterford Elementary School's ranking?
Waterford Elementary School is ranked #304 out of 2,549 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
What schools are Waterford Elementary School often compared to?
Waterford Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Mill Village Elementary School, Robison Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% PA state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 55% PA state average).
How many students attend Waterford Elementary School?
345 students attend Waterford Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
93% of Waterford Elementary School students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Waterford Elementary School?
Waterford Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 13:1.
What grades does Waterford Elementary School offer ?
Waterford Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Waterford Elementary School part of?
Waterford Elementary School is part of Fort Leboeuf SD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 345 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

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