Yellow Breeches Middle School

4 Forge Rd
Boiling Springs, PA 17007
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Yellow Breeches Middle School serves 510 students in grades 6-8.
Yellow Breeches Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is equal to the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Yellow Breeches Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Yellow Breeches Middle School's student population of 510 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students510 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

Yellow Breeches Middle 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 Yellow Breeches Middle School is 0.17, 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
#1399 out of 2820 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
91%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.170.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Middleton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Yellow Breeches Middle School is Boiling Springs High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lamberton Middle School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Iron Forge Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Boiling Springs Boiling Springs High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 658 students
    0.0 miles
    4 Forge Rd
    Boiling Springs, PA 17007
    (717) 258-6484
    0 9-12 658
  • Boiling Springs Iron Forge Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 487 students
    0.0 miles
    4 Forge Rd
    Boiling Springs, PA 17007
    (717) 258-6484
    0 3-5 487
  • Boiling Springs Monroe Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 478 students
    2.9 miles
    1240 Boiling Springs Rd
    Boiling Springs, PA 17007
    (717) 697-0028
    2.9 K-5 478
  • Mount Holly Springs W.g. Rice Elementary School
    Grades: K-2 | 467 students
    3.5 miles
    805 Holly Pike
    Mount Holly Springs, PA 17065
    (717) 258-6484
    3.5 K-2 467
  • Carlisle Lamberton Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 579 students
    4.1 miles
    777 S Hanover St
    Carlisle, PA 17013
    (717) 240-6800
    4.1 6-8 579

School Reviews

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a.) Very high. Way harder than Carlisle's academic systems. b.) We have a lot of extracurricular activities. c.) You should check the trophy cases!!! d.) Clean. e.) Parents can volunteer for a lot.
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