Newton-Ransom School

Rd 3, Clarks Summit, PA 18411 | (570) 585-8300
  • Grades: KG-4
  • Student Enrollment: 281
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Robert Bugno
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Abington School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,814
  • Graduation Rate: 96.9%
  • Dropout Rate: 0.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.9
  • Enrolled Students: 3,474

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 281
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 23.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 167 (59.4%)
  • Females: 114 (40.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 14 (5.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 27 (9.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 41 (14.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Newton-Ransom School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black10.4%
Asian51.8%
Hispanic20.7%
White27397.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Newton-Ransom School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten4114.6%
1st Grade7125.3%
2nd Grade5519.6%
3rd Grade6422.8%
4th Grade5017.8%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
20.1%
District:
14.2%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Newton-Ransom School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on PSSA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Made AYP

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201088.9%93.4%84.5%
200980.9%93.4%81.7%
200889.8%92.5%80.5%
 
Reading Test
201077.8%88.5%75.2%
200990.5%91.7%77.0%
200895.9%94.4%76.8%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201097.8%95.4%84.9%
200992.8%85.4%81.8%
200876.0%89.2%79.6%
 
Reading Test
201080.0%84.9%72.9%
200990.5%87.3%72.6%
200880.0%85.3%70.1%
 
Science Test
201092.0%92.3%81.4%
2009100.0%95.0%83.4%
200885.7%91.4%81.5%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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