Gerald G Huesken 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
500 Mount Sidney Rd
Lancaster, PA 17602
Phone
(717) 397-1294
District
CONESTOGA VALLEY SD
County
LANCASTER COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
689
Classroom Teachers
49

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

7

(10 is best)

Better than 64.2% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Gerald G Huesken Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 51
Proficiency in Reading 72 62
Proficiency in Math 50 39

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 63 46
Proficiency in Reading 79 62
Proficiency in Math 46.2 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.03
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.63
AVG FOR STATE 14.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 349 50.7%
Grade 8 340 49.3%
Total 689 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 69.2% 69.0% 68.7%
Black 9.4% 7.8% 15.6%
Hispanic 16.7% 17.9% 11.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.5% 5.1% 4.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.9% 38.4% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.2% 33.8% 40.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.6% 4.6% 2.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 34,014 12,805,537
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 607.0 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.4% 5.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.9% 18.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.6% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.6% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 14.5% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 12,107 5,007,442
Single Parent Households With Children 6.2% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 77.4% 89.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 25.3% 30.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.6% 10.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.6% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.5% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.6% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.1% 17.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.4% 14.9%
$15,000 or less 8.2% 11.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,915 $33,709,985 57.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $611 $2,602,249 4.5%
Staff $487 $2,074,133 3.6%
General Administration $175 $745,325 1.3%
School Administration $437 $1,861,183 3.2%
Operation $1,009 $4,297,331 7.4%
Transportation $472 $2,010,248 3.4%
Other $399 $1,699,341 2.9%
Total Support $3,589 $15,285,551 26.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,179 $9,280,361 15.9%
Total Expenditures $13,683 $58,275,897 100.0%
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%