Park Elementary School

50 South 6th St, Columbia, PA 17512 | (717) 684-9780
  • Grades: KG-6
  • Student Enrollment: 448
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 50 S 6th St, Columbia, PA 17512
  • Principal or Admin: Debra Wallace
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 448
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 38.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 231 (51.6%)
  • Females: 217 (48.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 50 (11.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 299 (66.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 349 (77.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Park Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black6013.4%
Asian51.1%
Hispanic7917.6%
White30467.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Park Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7516.7%
1st Grade6113.6%
2nd Grade7617.0%
3rd Grade6213.8%
4th Grade6614.7%
5th Grade5111.4%
6th Grade5712.7%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
78.7%
District:
60.9%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Park Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on April 03, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i had to move from here but trust me this school is the best and the food is grate and the teachers are smart and fun park is a good school for people with mental problems and normal people to

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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The overall school rating shows that Park Elementary School performed on average worse 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: Making Progress in School Improvement 2

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201083.3%77.5%84.5%
200982.3%81.6%81.7%
200877.6%80.9%80.5%
 
Reading Test
201081.6%79.4%75.2%
200969.4%69.9%77.0%
200865.5%69.9%76.8%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201071.4%76.0%84.9%
200957.9%66.0%81.8%
200870.6%73.2%79.6%
 
Reading Test
201053.1%61.9%72.9%
200939.3%53.3%72.6%
200851.0%54.8%70.1%
 
Science Test
201070.3%74.0%81.4%
200957.2%69.6%83.4%
200854.9%65.3%81.5%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201077.0%77.0%74.4%
200970.9%70.5%73.5%
200876.8%76.0%73.2%
 
Reading Test
201054.7%63.0%64.1%
200959.3%53.2%64.5%
200866.0%61.5%61.6%
 
Writing Test
201042.9%54.3%61.8%
2009---
200875.4%66.6%57.3%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201058.9%65.6%78.0%
200976.7%79.4%75.7%
200875.9%80.3%72.3%
 
Reading Test
201042.9%43.0%68.8%
200963.3%67.0%67.6%
200846.6%55.2%66.9%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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