Armstrong Middle School

Serves grades 7 - 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
475 Wistar Rd
Fairless Hills, PA 19030
Phone
(215) 945-4940
District
BRISTOL TOWNSHIP SD
County
BUCKS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
434
Classroom Teachers
36

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

2

(10 is best)

Better than 19.4% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Armstrong Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 34 48
Proficiency in Reading 51 59
Proficiency in Math 17 38

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 34 45
Proficiency in Reading 56 59
Proficiency in Math 12.1 32

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.23
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.01
AVG FOR STATE 14.65
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 213 49.1%
Grade 8 221 50.9%
Total 434 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 72.9% 66.6% 69.9%
Black 15.6% 17.4% 15.3%
Hispanic 10.3% 13.1% 10.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.0% 2.7% 3.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 59.9% 60.2% 46.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 50.0% 52.9% 43.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.9% 7.3% 3.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 54,170 12,805,537
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 3,146.8 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 5.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.8% 18.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.0% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.0% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 13.2% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 19,440 5,007,442
Single Parent Households With Children 11.0% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.9% 89.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 14.4% 30.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.8% 10.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.5% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.0% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.9% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.0% 17.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.4% 14.9%
$15,000 or less 9.5% 11.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,916 $61,627,940 47.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $894 $5,556,210 4.3%
Staff $821 $5,102,515 4.0%
General Administration $234 $1,454,310 1.1%
School Administration $828 $5,146,020 4.0%
Operation $1,539 $9,564,885 7.4%
Transportation $972 $6,040,980 4.7%
Other $327 $2,032,305 1.6%
Total Support $5,616 $34,903,440 27.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,201 $32,324,215 25.1%
Total Expenditures $20,732 $128,849,380 100.0%
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%