Paxon Hollow Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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
815 Paxon Hollow Rd
Broomall, PA 19008
Phone
(610) 359-4320
District
MARPLE NEWTOWN SD
County
DELAWARE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
717
Classroom Teachers
66

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

8

(10 is best)

Better than 71.3% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Paxon Hollow Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 64 51
Proficiency in Reading 79 63
Proficiency in Math 49 40

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 51
Proficiency in Reading 84 62
Proficiency in Math 56 39

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 46
Proficiency in Reading 80 62
Proficiency in Math 40.5 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.95
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.47
AVG FOR STATE 14.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 228 31.8%
Grade 7 243 33.9%
Grade 8 246 34.3%
Total 717 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.7% 87.5% 68.7%
Black 3.5% 2.6% 15.6%
Hispanic 1.6% 1.2% 11.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.1% 8.4% 4.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 23.8% 19.9% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 21.2% 17.9% 40.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.6% 2.0% 2.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 36,444 12,807,060
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,769.1 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.1% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.4% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.2% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 22.5% 17.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 13,437 5,025,132
Single Parent Households With Children 5.2% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.9% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 46.8% 30.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 28.2% 11.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.3% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.9% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.7% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.8% 17.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.6% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 4.5% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,981 $35,600,402 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,274 $4,130,308 5.8%
Staff $913 $2,959,946 4.1%
General Administration $376 $1,218,992 1.7%
School Administration $747 $2,421,774 3.4%
Operation $1,919 $6,221,398 8.7%
Transportation $1,632 $5,290,944 7.4%
Other $772 $2,502,824 3.5%
Total Support $7,631 $24,739,702 34.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,490 $11,314,580 15.8%
Total Expenditures $22,103 $71,657,926 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,590 $14,751,635,620 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $720 $1,235,662,604 4.1%
Staff $433 $744,108,384 2.5%
General Administration $392 $672,663,093 2.2%
School Administration $655 $1,125,040,706 3.7%
Operation $1,335 $2,293,432,009 7.6%
Transportation $743 $1,276,810,887 4.2%
Other $478 $821,523,453 2.7%
Total Support $4,757 $8,169,222,694 27.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,208 $7,227,042,161 24.0%
Total Expenditures $17,554 $30,147,882,209 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%