Bell Twp Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 3

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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
662 Airport Rd
Punxsutawney, PA 15767
Phone
(814) 938-5116
District
PUNXSUTAWNEY AREA SD
County
JEFFERSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
81
Classroom Teachers
7

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

10

(10 is best)

Better than 100.0% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Bell Twp Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 100 60
Proficiency in Reading 100 65
Proficiency in Math 100 56

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.79
AVG FOR DISTRICT 11.76
AVG FOR STATE 14.65
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 25 30.9%
Grade 1 12 14.8%
Grade 2 25 30.9%
Grade 3 19 23.5%
Total 81 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 100.0% 97.9% 69.9%
Black 0.0% 0.3% 15.3%
Hispanic 0.0% 1.4% 10.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.3% 3.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 39.5% 52.6% 46.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.3% 46.7% 43.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.2% 5.9% 3.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 21,402 12,805,537
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 78.1 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 5.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.1% 18.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.1% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.9% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 18.2% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 8,263 5,007,442
Single Parent Households With Children 7.7% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 85.3% 89.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 30.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.2% 10.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.0% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.3% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.8% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.8% 17.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.0% 14.9%
$15,000 or less 14.9% 11.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,316 $18,311,832 49.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $695 $1,530,390 4.1%
Staff $869 $1,913,538 5.1%
General Administration $485 $1,067,970 2.9%
School Administration $481 $1,059,162 2.8%
Operation $1,334 $2,937,468 7.9%
Transportation $1,303 $2,869,206 7.7%
Other $179 $394,158 1.1%
Total Support $5,347 $11,774,094 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,244 $7,143,288 19.2%
Total Expenditures $16,907 $37,229,214 100.0%
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%