Woodlyn Elementary School

School Lane & Colson
Woodlyn, PA 19094
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Woodlyn Elementary School serves 325 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Woodlyn Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Woodlyn Elementary School's student population of 325 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students325 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Woodlyn Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Woodlyn Elementary School is 0.70, which is more 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
#1978 out of 2820 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
10%
11%
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Black
33%
15%
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White
41%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.700.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRidley School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Woodlyn Elementary School is Ridley High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ridley Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lakeview Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ridley Park Lakeview Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 410 students
    0.6 miles
    333 Constitution Ave
    Ridley Park, PA 19078
    (610) 534-1900
    0.6 K-5 410
  • Ridley Park Ridley Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,339 student
    0.7 miles
    Free & Dupont Streets
    Ridley Park, PA 19078
    (610) 534-1900
    0.7 6-8 1,339
  • Swarthmore Grace Park Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 385 students
    0.9 miles
    Seventh Avenue
    Swarthmore, PA 19081
    (610) 534-1900
    0.9 K-5 385
  • Folsom Ridley High School Math: 67% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,787 student
    1.1 miles
    901 Morton Avenue
    Folsom, PA 19033
    (610) 237-8034
    1.1 9-12 1,787
  • Chester Stetser Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 277 students
    1.1 miles
    808 E 17th St
    Chester, PA 19013
    (610) 447-3795
    1.1 PK-6 277

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