Wharton School

  • Wharton School serves 177 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (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 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Wharton School's student population of 177 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students177 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wharton School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wharton School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. 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#1430 out of 2,835 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wharton 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wharton 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Hispanic
1%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wharton School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
15%
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White
96%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wharton School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wharton School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.080.27
This chart display the diversity score of Wharton School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wharton School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUniontown Area SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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    (724)329-8811
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  • Markleysburg Marclay School
    Grades: K-5 | 143 students
    7.2 miles
    111 Bruceton Road
    Markleysburg, PA 15459
    (724)329-4248
    7.2 K-5 143
  • Uniontown Hutchinson Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 366 students
    8.4 miles
    213 Mountain View Road
    Uniontown, PA 15401
    (724)437-6208
    8.4 K-5 366
  • Uniontown Hatfield Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 359 students
    9.9 miles
    370 Derrick Ave
    Uniontown, PA 15401
    (724)437-7371
    9.9 K-5 359
  • Uniontown Lafayette Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 312 students
    9.9 miles
    303 Connellsville St
    Uniontown, PA 15401
    (724)438-3581
    9.9 K-5 312

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