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Owatin Creek Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 4

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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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
5000 Boyertown Pike
Reading, PA 19606
Phone
(610) 406-4580
District
EXETER TOWNSHIP SD
County
BERKS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
545
Classroom Teachers
37

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

6

(10 is best)

Better than 59.1% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Owatin Creek Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
62%
59%
67%
62%
57%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
57%
55%
72%
64%
42%
46%
    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
15
14
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 97 17.8%
Grade 1 109 20.0%
Grade 2 112 20.6%
Grade 3 100 18.3%
Grade 4 127 23.3%
Total 545 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 80.0% 75.2% 66.0%
Black 2.9% 4.8% 15.6%
Hispanic 14.2% 17.9% 13.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.7% 1.9% 4.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 26.1% 31.4% 51.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.0% 28.1% 48.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.0% 3.3% 2.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 27,566 12,964,056
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,082.8 289
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.5% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.8% 17.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.8% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.9% 27.0%
65 OR OLDER 17.0% 18.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 10,213 5,091,424
Single Parent Households With Children 10.8% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.2% 91.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 33.2% 32.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 18.3% 13.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.9% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.0% 13.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.6% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 11.4% 16.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.6% 13.3%
$15,000 or less 4.1% 9.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,600 $40,937,200 53.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $802 $3,097,324 4.0%
Staff $651 $2,514,162 3.3%
General Administration $340 $1,313,080 1.7%
School Administration $673 $2,599,126 3.4%
Operation $1,381 $5,333,422 7.0%
Transportation $516 $1,992,792 2.6%
Other $589 $2,274,718 3.0%
Total Support $4,953 $19,128,486 25.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,289 $16,564,118 21.6%
Total Expenditures $19,842 $76,629,804 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,717 $16,461,975,392 47.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $866 $1,466,830,267 4.3%
Staff $546 $925,011,977 2.7%
General Administration $419 $710,226,672 2.1%
School Administration $763 $1,292,333,985 3.8%
Operation $1,535 $2,601,211,226 7.6%
Transportation $714 $1,210,107,580 3.5%
Other $560 $949,241,331 2.8%
Total Support $5,404 $9,154,928,886 26.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,198 $8,806,215,159 25.6%
Total Expenditures $20,320 $34,423,045,702 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%