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
755
Classroom Teachers
66

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

8

(10 is best)

Better than 70.5% 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 65 51
Proficiency in Reading 77 62
Proficiency in Math 52 40

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 50
Proficiency in Reading 82 61
Proficiency in Math 57 39

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 46
Proficiency in Reading 77 61
Proficiency in Math 42.0 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.53
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.42
AVG FOR STATE 14.41
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 276 36.6%
Grade 7 241 31.9%
Grade 8 238 31.5%
Total 755 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.2% 85.7% 67.2%
Black 2.5% 2.8% 15.6%
Hispanic 1.7% 1.8% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.5% 9.7% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 19.9% 17.5% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.9% 16.0% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.0% 1.5% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 36,748 12,807,060
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,783.8 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.4% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.0% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.6% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.2% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 22.8% 17.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 13,552 5,025,132
Single Parent Households With Children 4.5% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.2% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 48.2% 30.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 31.0% 11.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.2% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.2% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.4% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 9.0% 17.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.3% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 5.0% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,259 $36,794,412 49.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,200 $3,921,600 5.3%
Staff $1,020 $3,333,360 4.5%
General Administration $354 $1,156,872 1.6%
School Administration $751 $2,454,268 3.3%
Operation $1,854 $6,058,872 8.1%
Transportation $953 $3,114,404 4.2%
Other $830 $2,712,440 3.6%
Total Support $6,963 $22,755,084 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,605 $15,049,140 20.2%
Total Expenditures $22,826 $74,595,368 100.0%
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%