Walter M Senkow Elementary School

Serves grades 1 - 5

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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
15 East Lamont Avenue
Glenolden, PA 19036
Phone
(610) 957-5114
District
UPPER DARBY SD
County
DELAWARE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
280
Classroom Teachers
20

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

3

(10 is best)

Better than 23.1% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Walter M Senkow Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
44%
59%
44%
64%
44%
54%
44%
59%
44%
64%
44%
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
29%
52%
34%
60%
24%
44%
29%
52%
34%
60%
24%
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
42%
52%
47%
60%
37%
45%
42%
52%
47%
60%
37%
45%
    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
14
15
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 1 70 25.0%
Grade 2 55 19.6%
Grade 3 33 11.8%
Grade 4 64 22.9%
Grade 5 58 20.7%
Total 280 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 2.2% 26.1% 67.2%
Black 17.1% 48.9% 15.6%
Hispanic 20.4% 9.2% 12.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 60.0% 15.7% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 92.0% 50.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 92.0% 47.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 2.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 90,813 12,801,989
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 10,635.1 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.7% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.7% 18.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.5% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.4% 27.3%
65 OR OLDER 11.6% 17.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 33,765 5,053,106
Single Parent Households With Children 14.6% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.0% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 30.6% 31.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.1% 13.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.0% 15.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.2% 13.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.7% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.7% 17.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.8% 13.8%
$15,000 or less 10.5% 10.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,461 $103,325,732 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $656 $8,011,072 4.2%
Staff $629 $7,681,348 4.1%
General Administration $223 $2,723,276 1.4%
School Administration $535 $6,533,420 3.5%
Operation $1,005 $12,273,060 6.5%
Transportation $541 $6,606,692 3.5%
Other $342 $4,176,504 2.2%
Total Support $3,930 $47,993,160 25.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,054 $37,295,448 19.8%
Total Expenditures $15,445 $188,614,340 100.0%
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%