Joseph C Ashkar Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 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
350 South Broad Street
Hughesville, PA 17737
Phone
(570) 584-5121
District
EAST LYCOMING SD
County
LYCOMING COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
548
Classroom Teachers
34

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

9

(10 is best)

Better than 87.2% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Joseph C Ashkar Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 60
Proficiency in Reading 79 65
Proficiency in Math 78 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 52
Proficiency in Reading 74 61
Proficiency in Math 65 44

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 77 53
Proficiency in Reading 82 60
Proficiency in Math 72 46

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 74 51
Proficiency in Reading 80 63
Proficiency in Math 67 40

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.34
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.48
AVG FOR STATE 14.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 33 6.0%
Kindergarten 77 14.1%
Grade 1 72 13.1%
Grade 2 65 11.9%
Grade 3 73 13.3%
Grade 4 66 12.0%
Grade 5 76 13.9%
Grade 6 86 15.7%
Total 548 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 96.6% 97.8% 68.7%
Black 0.2% 0.5% 15.6%
Hispanic 0.9% 0.8% 11.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.3% 0.5% 4.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.9% 0.3% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.5% 35.1% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.4% 29.9% 40.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.1% 5.2% 2.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 10,660 12,807,060
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 73.1 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.6% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.2% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.6% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 17.7% 17.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 4,217 5,025,132
Single Parent Households With Children 10.0% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.1% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 19.5% 30.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.5% 11.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.7% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.0% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 23.7% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.9% 17.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.9% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 7.3% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,783 $12,709,639 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $500 $816,500 3.5%
Staff $352 $574,816 2.5%
General Administration $248 $404,984 1.7%
School Administration $516 $842,628 3.6%
Operation $1,201 $1,961,233 8.4%
Transportation $727 $1,187,191 5.1%
Other $745 $1,216,585 5.2%
Total Support $4,288 $7,002,304 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,242 $3,661,186 15.7%
Total Expenditures $14,314 $23,374,762 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,590 $14,751,635,620 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $720 $1,235,662,604 4.1%
Staff $433 $744,108,384 2.5%
General Administration $392 $672,663,093 2.2%
School Administration $655 $1,125,040,706 3.7%
Operation $1,335 $2,293,432,009 7.6%
Transportation $743 $1,276,810,887 4.2%
Other $478 $821,523,453 2.7%
Total Support $4,757 $8,169,222,694 27.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,208 $7,227,042,161 24.0%
Total Expenditures $17,554 $30,147,882,209 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%