Wescosville Elementary School

  • Wescosville Elementary School serves 516 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 73% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Wescosville Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Wescosville Elementary School's student population of 516 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students516 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wescosville Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,835 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wescosville Elementary School is 0.46, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall School Rank#1073 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wescosville 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wescosville 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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Asian
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Wescosville Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
14%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wescosville Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
4%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wescosville Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
72%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wescosville Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wescosville Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.460.26
This chart display the diversity score of Wescosville Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wescosville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wescosville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Penn School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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