Farmdale Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 6

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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
695 Prospect Rd
Mount Joy, PA 17552
Phone
(717) 898-5595
District
HEMPFIELD SD
County
LANCASTER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
545
Classroom Teachers
36

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

7

(10 is best)

Better than 66.5% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Farmdale Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
67%
59%
72%
64%
62%
54%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
57%
52%
72%
60%
42%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
75%
52%
77%
60%
72%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

80 60 40 20 0
52%
51%
67%
62%
37%
40%
    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
15
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 60 11.0%
Grade 1 75 13.8%
Grade 2 78 14.3%
Grade 3 88 16.1%
Grade 4 84 15.4%
Grade 5 74 13.6%
Grade 6 86 15.8%
Total 545 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.2% 75.0% 67.2%
Black 3.6% 5.2% 15.6%
Hispanic 13.9% 14.8% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.3% 4.7% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 39.6% 33.2% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 36.0% 29.3% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.7% 3.9% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 48,147 12,801,989
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,093.1 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.9% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.5% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.3% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.1% 27.3%
65 OR OLDER 19.2% 17.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 19,171 5,053,106
Single Parent Households With Children 5.3% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.5% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 37.3% 31.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.5% 13.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.9% 15.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 18.4% 13.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.8% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.6% 17.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.6% 13.8%
$15,000 or less 5.2% 10.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,972 $68,437,836 59.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $829 $5,689,427 5.0%
Staff $383 $2,628,529 2.3%
General Administration $226 $1,551,038 1.4%
School Administration $563 $3,863,869 3.4%
Operation $1,171 $8,036,573 7.0%
Transportation $711 $4,879,593 4.3%
Other $671 $4,605,073 4.0%
Total Support $4,555 $31,260,965 27.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,168 $14,878,984 13.0%
Total Expenditures $16,694 $114,570,922 100.0%
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%