Harris School

Serves grades KG - 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
501 Sharon Avenue
Collingdale, PA 19023
Phone
(610) 522-4370
District
SOUTHEAST DELCO SD
County
DELAWARE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
768
Classroom Teachers
50

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

2

(10 is best)

Better than 16.1% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Harris School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
32%
59%
47%
64%
17%
54%
32%
59%
47%
64%
17%
54%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
27%
52%
42%
60%
12%
44%
27%
52%
42%
60%
12%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
25%
52%
32%
60%
17%
45%
25%
52%
32%
60%
17%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
30%
51%
42%
62%
17%
40%
30%
51%
42%
62%
17%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
35%
50%
52%
61%
17%
39%
35%
50%
52%
61%
17%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
37%
46%
57%
61%
17%
31%
37%
46%
57%
61%
17%
31%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
16
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 78 10.2%
Grade 2 111 14.5%
Grade 3 105 13.7%
Grade 4 84 10.9%
Grade 5 110 14.3%
Grade 6 89 11.6%
Grade 7 107 13.9%
Grade 8 84 10.9%
Total 768 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 14.5% 16.9% 67.2%
Black 78.9% 77.2% 15.6%
Hispanic 4.7% 4.0% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.8% 1.7% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.0% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 99.9% 97.3% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 99.9% 97.3% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 30,383 12,801,989
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 6,792.6 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.5% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.2% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.8% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.2% 27.3%
65 OR OLDER 12.3% 17.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,581 5,053,106
Single Parent Households With Children 18.1% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.5% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 18.5% 31.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.6% 13.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.3% 15.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.0% 13.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 24.6% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.5% 17.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.4% 13.8%
$15,000 or less 11.6% 10.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,077 $37,714,935 49.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $781 $3,245,055 4.2%
Staff $391 $1,624,605 2.1%
General Administration $331 $1,375,305 1.8%
School Administration $685 $2,846,175 3.7%
Operation $1,235 $5,131,425 6.7%
Transportation $940 $3,905,700 5.1%
Other $361 $1,499,955 2.0%
Total Support $4,724 $19,628,220 25.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,670 $19,403,850 25.3%
Total Expenditures $18,471 $76,747,005 100.0%
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%