West End Elementary School

300 Center St
Punxsutawney, PA 15767
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
West End Elementary School serves 140 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
West End Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-79% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

West End Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

West End Elementary School's student population of 140 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students140 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

West End Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 West End Elementary School is 0.19, 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
#283 out of 2820 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
5%
11%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
90%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePunxsutawney Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to West End Elementary School is Punxsutawney Area High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jenks Hill Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Punxsutawney Punxsutawney Area High School Math: 47% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 810 students
    0.6 miles
    500 N Findley Street
    Punxsutawney, PA 15767
    (814) 938-5151
    0.6 8-12 810
  • Punxsutawney Jenks Hill Elementary School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-3 | 82 students
    1.1 miles
    200 Jenks Ave
    Punxsutawney, PA 15767
    (814) 938-5117
    1.1 K-3 82
  • Punxsutawney Punxsutawney Area Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-7 | 642 students
    1.3 miles
    465 Beyer Ave
    Punxsutawney, PA 15767
    (814) 938-5151
    1.3 4-7 642
  • Punxsutawney Bell Township Elementary School Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-3 | 93 students
    3.5 miles
    662 Airport Rd
    Punxsutawney, PA 15767
    (814) 938-5116
    3.5 K-3 93
  • Punxsutawney Longview Elementary School Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-3 | 85 students
    3.8 miles
    19466 Route 119 Hwy N
    Punxsutawney, PA 15767
    (814) 938-5118
    3.8 K-3 85

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