North Star Central Elementary School

1215 Morris Ave, Boswell, PA 15531 | (814) 629-5627
  • Grades: KG-4
  • Student Enrollment: 410
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Dawn Maluchnick
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • North Star School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,643
  • Graduation Rate: 87.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 0.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 12.1
  • Enrolled Students: 1,230

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 410
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 37.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 10.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 201 (49.0%)
  • Females: 201 (49.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 56 (13.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 140 (34.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 196 (47.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
North Star Central Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black20.5%
Asian10.2%
Hispanic10.2%
White39897.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For North Star Central Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten215.1%
Kindergarten8220.0%
1st Grade6916.8%
2nd Grade6916.8%
3rd Grade8019.5%
4th Grade8821.5%
Ungraded10.2%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
51.8%
District:
48.6%
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 North Star Central Elementary 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 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201093.4%93.4%84.5%
200990.3%90.3%81.7%
200890.4%91.2%80.5%
 
Reading Test
201085.5%85.5%75.2%
200984.1%84.1%77.0%
200884.7%82.3%76.8%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201095.0%95.0%84.9%
200989.9%89.9%81.8%
200893.6%92.6%79.6%
 
Reading Test
201072.6%72.6%72.9%
200976.8%76.8%72.6%
200872.6%73.4%70.1%
 
Science Test
201095.2%95.2%81.4%
200994.1%94.1%83.4%
200891.9%92.6%81.5%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200879.1%83.5%73.2%
 
Reading Test
200865.1%58.2%61.6%
 
Writing Test
200873.8%72.4%57.3%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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