William Penn Elementary School

392 William Penn Road
Monongahela, PA 15063
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
William Penn Elementary School serves 345 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
William Penn Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

William Penn Elementary School's student population of 345 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students345 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of William Penn Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

William Penn Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 William Penn Elementary School is 0.08, 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
#817 out of 2820 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
1%
11%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
96%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.080.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElizabeth Forward School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to William Penn Elementary School is Elizabeth Forward Senior High School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ringgold Middle School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ringgold El School South (3.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Elizabeth Elizabeth Forward Senior High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 720 students
    3.5 miles
    1000 Weigles Hill Road
    Elizabeth, PA 15037
    (412) 896-2349
    3.5 9-12 720
  • Monongahela Ringgold El School South Math: 43% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 738 students
    3.5 miles
    120 Alexander Avenue
    Monongahela, PA 15063
    (724) 258-8454
    3.5 K-5 738
  • Finleyville Ringgold Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 636 students
    4.3 miles
    Route 88
    Finleyville, PA 15332
    (724) 348-7154
    4.3 6-8 636
  • Monongahela Ringgold Senior High School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 917 students
    4.5 miles
    1 Ram Drive
    Monongahela, PA 15063
    (724) 258-2200
    4.5 9-12 917
  • Charleroi Charleroi Area El Center Math: 47% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 697 students
    4.8 miles
    75 Fecsen Dr
    Charleroi, PA 15022
    (724) 483-5554
    4.8 K-5 697

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