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

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School Overview

Address
625 E Mc Murray Rd
Mc Murray, PA 15317
Phone
(724) 941-2688
District
PETERS TOWNSHIP SD
County
WASHINGTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
707
Classroom Teachers
46

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

10

(10 is best)

Better than 96.7% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Peters Twp Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 51
Proficiency in Reading 87 62
Proficiency in Math 71 39

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 89 46
Proficiency in Reading 95 62
Proficiency in Math 82.0 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.37
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.79
AVG FOR STATE 14.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 349 49.4%
Grade 8 358 50.6%
Total 707 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 94.0% 93.7% 68.7%
Black 0.1% 0.2% 15.6%
Hispanic 2.2% 2.6% 11.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.2% 2.9% 4.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.5% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 4.1% 4.5% 42.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.8% 4.2% 40.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.3% 0.3% 2.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 21,881 12,807,060
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,110.8 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.4% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.6% 18.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.9% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.4% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 15.7% 17.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,523 5,025,132
Single Parent Households With Children 4.7% 9.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.1% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 62.0% 30.8%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 33.2% 11.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 25.4% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.4% 12.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.8% 17.9%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.7% 17.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.8% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 1.5% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,074 $33,878,504 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $623 $2,614,108 4.2%
Staff $374 $1,569,304 2.5%
General Administration $260 $1,090,960 1.7%
School Administration $534 $2,240,664 3.6%
Operation $1,169 $4,905,124 7.9%
Transportation $536 $2,249,056 3.6%
Other $359 $1,506,364 2.4%
Total Support $3,854 $16,171,384 26.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,912 $12,218,752 19.6%
Total Expenditures $14,840 $62,268,640 100.0%
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%