Williamsport Area 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2800 West Fourth Street
Williamsport, PA 17701
Phone
(570) 323-6177
District
WILLIAMSPORT AREA SD
County
LYCOMING COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
758
Classroom Teachers
60

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

5

(10 is best)

Better than 42.9% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Williamsport Area Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 48
Proficiency in Reading 62 59
Proficiency in Math 48 38

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 49 45
Proficiency in Reading 57 59
Proficiency in Math 40.4 32

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.65
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.59
AVG FOR STATE 14.65
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 387 51.1%
Grade 8 371 48.9%
Total 758 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 75.5% 76.8% 69.9%
Black 17.7% 17.1% 15.3%
Hispanic 5.2% 4.9% 10.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.1% 0.9% 3.8%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.3% 0.2%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 55.7% 52.6% 46.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 50.0% 47.5% 43.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.7% 5.1% 3.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 41,531 12,805,537
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 408.6 285
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.7% 5.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.6% 18.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.8% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.8% 27.8%
65 OR OLDER 15.1% 17.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 16,061 5,007,442
Single Parent Households With Children 11.9% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.7% 89.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 18.7% 30.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.9% 10.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.1% 14.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.8% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.3% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.3% 17.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.8% 14.9%
$15,000 or less 16.7% 11.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,152 $41,795,304 41.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $703 $3,604,281 3.6%
Staff $289 $1,481,703 1.5%
General Administration $360 $1,845,720 1.8%
School Administration $616 $3,158,232 3.1%
Operation $1,369 $7,018,863 6.9%
Transportation $516 $2,645,532 2.6%
Other $343 $1,758,561 1.7%
Total Support $4,196 $21,512,892 21.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $7,413 $38,006,451 37.5%
Total Expenditures $19,761 $101,314,647 100.0%
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%