Cocalico Middle School

South 6th St, Denver, PA 17517 | (717) 336-1471
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 764
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: South 6th Street, Denver, PA 17517
  • Principal or Admin: Stephen Melnyk
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Cocalico School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,484
  • Graduation Rate: 85.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 0.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.3
  • Enrolled Students: 3,339

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 764
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 56.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 355 (46.5%)
  • Females: 395 (51.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 67 (8.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 97 (12.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 164 (21.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Cocalico Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black91.2%
Asian233.0%
Hispanic121.6%
White70592.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Cocalico Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade25933.9%
7th Grade27235.6%
8th Grade23330.5%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
25.3%
District:
24.3%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Dropout Rate
School:
0.2%
District:
0.7%
Faculty Information (2010)
ASSISTANT/VICE PRINCIPAL: BRADLEY TESTA
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 Cocalico Middle School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on PSSA state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Made AYP

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201090.2%90.2%78.0%
200983.1%83.1%75.7%
200875.5%75.5%72.3%
 
Reading Test
201079.5%79.5%68.8%
200970.1%70.1%67.6%
200871.2%71.2%66.9%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201085.9%85.9%77.9%
200980.6%80.8%75.3%
200882.2%81.2%70.6%
 
Reading Test
201074.6%74.6%73.5%
200976.1%76.2%71.4%
200874.5%74.0%70.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201079.6%79.6%75.2%
200981.0%81.0%71.3%
200885.1%84.5%70.3%
 
Reading Test
201087.8%87.8%81.9%
200985.3%85.3%80.5%
200885.5%84.6%78.3%
 
Science Test
201071.4%71.4%57.2%
200971.5%71.5%54.8%
200866.5%66.3%52.7%
 
Writing Test
201082.5%87.2%75.2%
2009---
200881.2%80.9%69.1%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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