Central 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
555 W Mountain Ave
South Williamsport, PA 17702
Phone
(570) 323-3694
District
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT AREA SD
County
LYCOMING COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
473
Classroom Teachers
32

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

7

(10 is best)

Better than 60.3% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Central Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 56 60
Proficiency in Reading 60 65
Proficiency in Math 51 55

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 65 52
Proficiency in Reading 67 61
Proficiency in Math 62 44

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.00
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.38
AVG FOR STATE 14.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 77 16.3%
Grade 1 94 19.9%
Grade 2 103 21.8%
Grade 3 94 19.9%
Grade 4 105 22.2%
Total 473 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 94.3% 94.9% 68.7%
Black 2.8% 2.6% 15.6%
Hispanic 1.3% 1.0% 11.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.3% 1.4% 4.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 47.8% 40.9% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 42.1% 35.1% 40.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.7% 5.8% 2.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 9,025 12,807,060
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 254.6 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 5.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.8% 18.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.6% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.0% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 16.7% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,897 5,008,037
Single Parent Households With Children 11.4% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.6% 89.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 23.2% 30.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.5% 10.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.5% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 17.6% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.8% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.7% 17.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.6% 14.9%
$15,000 or less 8.4% 11.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,267 $10,300,682 60.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $464 $578,144 3.4%
Staff $444 $553,224 3.3%
General Administration $461 $574,406 3.4%
School Administration $683 $851,018 5.0%
Operation $1,323 $1,648,458 9.7%
Transportation $286 $356,356 2.1%
Other $272 $338,912 2.0%
Total Support $3,933 $4,900,518 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,428 $1,779,288 10.5%
Total Expenditures $13,628 $16,980,488 100.0%
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%