West Manheim Elementary School

Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
West Manheim Elementary School serves 568 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
West Manheim 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 71% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

West Manheim Elementary School's student population of 568 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students568 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

West Manheim Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Manheim Elementary School is 0.27, 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
#1114 out of 2820 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
85%
66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Western School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West Manheim Elementary School is South Western Senior High School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Markle Intrmd School (1.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hanover Markle Intrmd School Math: 48% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,003 student
    1.8 miles
    225 Bowman Rd
    Hanover, PA 17331
    (717) 633-4840
    1.8 6-8 1,003
  • Hanover South Western Senior High School Math: 78% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,225 student
    2.0 miles
    200 Bowman Rd
    Hanover, PA 17331
    (717) 633-4807
    2 9-12 1,225
  • Hanover Park Hills Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 536 students
    2.5 miles
    137 W Granger St
    Hanover, PA 17331
    (717) 633-4880
    2.5 K-5 536
  • Hanover Hanover Street Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 336 students
    2.9 miles
    101 East Hanover Street
    Hanover, PA 17331
    (717) 637-9000
    2.9 K-4 336
  • Hanover Baresville Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 527 students
    3.1 miles
    135 Sanford Ave
    Hanover, PA 17331
    (717) 633-4870
    3.1 K-5 527

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