New Castle, PA
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Source & Methodology

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

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School Districts in New Castle


Laurel Sd School District Details

Laurel Sd School District
2497 Harlansburg Rd
New Castle, PA 16101

1,244 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Laurel Sd School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Laurel Elementary School
223 Mc Caslin Rd
New Castle, PA, 16101
KG-06
Laurel Junior And Senior High School
2497 Harlansburg Rd
New Castle, PA, 16101
07-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 97.4% 70.4%
Black 1.1% 15.5%
Hispanic 1.0% 10.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 32.2% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 28.9% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.4% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,998 $8,922,450 54.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $581 $740,775 4.5%
Staff $517 $659,175 4.0%
General Administration $632 $805,800 4.9%
School Administration $557 $710,175 4.3%
Operation $1,114 $1,420,350 8.7%
Transportation $609 $776,475 4.7%
Other $311 $396,525 2.4%
Total Support $4,321 $5,509,275 33.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,511 $1,926,525 11.8%
Total Expenditures $12,830 $16,358,250 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,735 $13,390,566,678 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $633 $1,096,074,070 4.0%
Staff $390 $675,482,850 2.4%
General Administration $340 $588,134,805 2.1%
School Administration $601 $1,040,616,999 3.8%
Operation $1,301 $2,252,963,601 8.1%
Transportation $707 $1,223,364,484 4.4%
Other $411 $711,703,639 2.6%
Total Support $4,383 $7,588,310,408 27.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,905 $6,759,769,940 24.4%
Total Expenditures $16,023 $27,738,692,185 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Neshannock Township Sd School District Details

Neshannock Township Sd School District
3834 Mitchell Rd
New Castle, PA 16105

1,230 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Neshannock Township Sd School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Neshannock Junior And Senior High School
3834 Mitchell Rd
New Castle, PA, 16105
07-12
Neshannock Memorial Elementary School
3832 Mitchell Road
New Castle, PA, 16105
KG-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 96.4% 70.4%
Black 1.3% 15.5%
Hispanic 1.3% 10.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.0% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 21.3% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.5% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.8% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,900 $8,659,500 53.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $496 $622,480 3.8%
Staff $329 $412,895 2.5%
General Administration $367 $460,585 2.8%
School Administration $496 $622,480 3.8%
Operation $1,201 $1,507,255 9.2%
Transportation $743 $932,465 5.7%
Other $280 $351,400 2.1%
Total Support $3,911 $4,908,305 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,212 $2,776,060 17.0%
Total Expenditures $13,023 $16,343,865 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,735 $13,390,566,678 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $633 $1,096,074,070 4.0%
Staff $390 $675,482,850 2.4%
General Administration $340 $588,134,805 2.1%
School Administration $601 $1,040,616,999 3.8%
Operation $1,301 $2,252,963,601 8.1%
Transportation $707 $1,223,364,484 4.4%
Other $411 $711,703,639 2.6%
Total Support $4,383 $7,588,310,408 27.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,905 $6,759,769,940 24.4%
Total Expenditures $16,023 $27,738,692,185 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

New Castle Area Sd School District Details

New Castle Area Sd School District
420 Fern St
New Castle, PA 16101

3,183 Students enrolled in District

5 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

New Castle Area Sd School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Croton Pre-Kdg Ctr School
420 Fern St
New Castle, PA, 16101
PK-PK
Harry W Lockley Early Learning Center School
900 East Main St.
New Castle, PA, 16101
KG-02
New Castle Junior High School
310 E Lincoln Ave
New Castle, PA, 16101
07-08
New Castle High School
300 E Lincoln Ave
New Castle, PA, 16101
09-12
Washington Intrmd School
101 East Euclid Avenue
New Castle, PA, 16105
03-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 70.5% 70.4%
Black 26.9% 15.5%
Hispanic 2.3% 10.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 96.9% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 96.7% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.2% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,194 $25,548,892 44.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $585 $1,824,030 3.1%
Staff $305 $950,990 1.6%
General Administration $379 $1,181,722 2.0%
School Administration $683 $2,129,594 3.7%
Operation $1,111 $3,464,098 6.0%
Transportation $486 $1,515,348 2.6%
Other $336 $1,047,648 1.8%
Total Support $3,886 $12,116,548 20.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,512 $20,304,416 35.0%
Total Expenditures $18,592 $57,969,856 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,735 $13,390,566,678 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $633 $1,096,074,070 4.0%
Staff $390 $675,482,850 2.4%
General Administration $340 $588,134,805 2.1%
School Administration $601 $1,040,616,999 3.8%
Operation $1,301 $2,252,963,601 8.1%
Transportation $707 $1,223,364,484 4.4%
Other $411 $711,703,639 2.6%
Total Support $4,383 $7,588,310,408 27.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,905 $6,759,769,940 24.4%
Total Expenditures $16,023 $27,738,692,185 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Union Area Sd School District Details

Union Area Sd School District
2106 Camden Avenue
New Castle, PA 16101

749 Students enrolled in District

3 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Union Area Sd School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Union Area High School
2106 Camden Ave
New Castle, PA, 16101
09-12
Union Area Middle School
2106 Camden Ave
New Castle, PA, 16101
05-08
Union Memorial Elementary School
500 S Scotland Ln
New Castle, PA, 16101
PK-04

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.8% 70.4%
Black 11.9% 15.5%
Hispanic 0.5% 10.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 49.9% 44.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 44.1% 40.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.9% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,870 $5,447,910 53.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $637 $505,141 5.0%
Staff $127 $100,711 1.0%
General Administration $344 $272,792 2.7%
School Administration $520 $412,360 4.1%
Operation $1,129 $895,297 8.8%
Transportation $475 $376,675 3.7%
Other $404 $320,372 3.1%
Total Support $3,636 $2,883,348 28.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,317 $1,837,381 18.1%
Total Expenditures $12,822 $10,167,846 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,735 $13,390,566,678 48.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $633 $1,096,074,070 4.0%
Staff $390 $675,482,850 2.4%
General Administration $340 $588,134,805 2.1%
School Administration $601 $1,040,616,999 3.8%
Operation $1,301 $2,252,963,601 8.1%
Transportation $707 $1,223,364,484 4.4%
Other $411 $711,703,639 2.6%
Total Support $4,383 $7,588,310,408 27.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,905 $6,759,769,940 24.4%
Total Expenditures $16,023 $27,738,692,185 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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