Shady Grove Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
351 W Skippack Pike
Ambler, PA 19002
Phone
(215) 619-8106
District
WISSAHICKON SD
County
MONTGOMERY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
623
Classroom Teachers
47

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

9

(10 is best)

Better than 83.9% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Shady Grove Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 59
Proficiency in Reading 72 64
Proficiency in Math 72 54

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 52
Proficiency in Reading 72 60
Proficiency in Math 72 44

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 52
Proficiency in Reading 72 60
Proficiency in Math 72 45

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.21
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.62
AVG FOR STATE 14.41
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 113 18.1%
Grade 1 104 16.7%
Grade 2 116 18.6%
Grade 3 114 18.3%
Grade 4 97 15.6%
Grade 5 79 12.7%
Total 623 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 63.3% 66.1% 67.2%
Black 10.8% 10.5% 15.6%
Hispanic 12.9% 6.8% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 12.8% 16.5% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.3% 20.6% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.9% 18.8% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.4% 1.8% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 37,190 12,807,060
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,623.4 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.5% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.4% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.5% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.3% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 21.3% 17.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 14,333 5,025,132
Single Parent Households With Children 5.8% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.2% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 60.3% 30.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 35.6% 11.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.5% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.9% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.4% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 11.9% 17.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.0% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 4.7% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,645 $61,143,245 55.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,041 $4,664,721 4.3%
Staff $575 $2,576,575 2.4%
General Administration $490 $2,195,690 2.0%
School Administration $758 $3,396,598 3.1%
Operation $1,865 $8,357,065 7.6%
Transportation $853 $3,822,293 3.5%
Other $424 $1,899,944 1.7%
Total Support $6,006 $26,912,886 24.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,745 $21,262,345 19.4%
Total Expenditures $24,395 $109,313,995 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,896 $15,296,383,825 47.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $754 $1,296,381,368 4.1%
Staff $485 $834,788,761 2.6%
General Administration $407 $700,593,099 2.2%
School Administration $679 $1,166,961,546 3.7%
Operation $1,379 $2,370,760,450 7.4%
Transportation $658 $1,131,007,639 3.5%
Other $502 $863,081,015 2.7%
Total Support $4,864 $8,363,493,792 26.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,815 $8,279,612,322 25.9%
Total Expenditures $18,575 $31,939,427,199 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%