Whitehall Elementary School

  • Whitehall Elementary School serves 707 students in grades 2-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 78% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Whitehall Elementary School's student population of 707 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-5
Total Students707 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Whitehall Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Whitehall Elementary School is 0.42, which is more 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#580 out of 2,835 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
12%
4%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
7%
15%
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White
75%
66%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Whitehall Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score0.420.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaldwin-Whitehall SD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

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