East Petersburg 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
5700 Lemon St
East Petersburg, PA 17520
Phone
(717) 569-1211
District
HEMPFIELD SD
County
LANCASTER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
486
Classroom Teachers
32

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

7

(10 is best)

Better than 61.9% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

East Petersburg Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 64 60
Proficiency in Reading 66 65
Proficiency in Math 61 56

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 54
Proficiency in Reading 64 62
Proficiency in Math 41 47

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 52
Proficiency in Reading 77 60
Proficiency in Math 47 44

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 66 52
Proficiency in Reading 83 64
Proficiency in Math 49 40

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.11
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.68
AVG FOR STATE 14.65
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 72 14.8%
Grade 1 67 13.8%
Grade 2 61 12.6%
Grade 3 77 15.8%
Grade 4 76 15.6%
Grade 5 67 13.8%
Grade 6 66 13.6%
Total 486 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 68.8% 76.5% 69.9%
Black 9.5% 4.9% 15.3%
Hispanic 19.0% 13.9% 10.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.5% 4.4% 3.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 46.7% 31.7% 46.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 39.5% 26.7% 43.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.2% 5.0% 3.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 47,901 12,805,537
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,087.5 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 5.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.1% 18.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.7% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.9% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 17.3% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 19,006 5,007,442
Single Parent Households With Children 6.8% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.0% 89.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 35.6% 30.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.4% 10.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.3% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.7% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.4% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.7% 17.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.4% 14.9%
$15,000 or less 6.0% 11.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,843 $60,256,202 56.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $678 $4,619,892 4.3%
Staff $290 $1,976,060 1.9%
General Administration $173 $1,178,822 1.1%
School Administration $509 $3,468,326 3.2%
Operation $1,235 $8,415,290 7.9%
Transportation $584 $3,979,376 3.7%
Other $547 $3,727,258 3.5%
Total Support $4,016 $27,365,024 25.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,831 $19,290,434 18.0%
Total Expenditures $15,690 $106,911,660 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,814 $13,359,337,416 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $639 $1,092,703,063 3.9%
Staff $395 $675,134,221 2.4%
General Administration $343 $585,885,527 2.1%
School Administration $605 $1,034,806,948 3.7%
Operation $1,309 $2,238,668,762 8.1%
Transportation $716 $1,223,263,999 4.4%
Other $415 $709,440,155 2.6%
Total Support $4,422 $7,559,874,856 27.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,951 $6,755,211,657 24.4%
Total Expenditures $16,187 $27,674,469,082 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%