Downey School

1313 Monroe St, Harrisburg, PA 17103 | (717) 703-1240
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 498
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 498 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-8
  • Ranks 851st out of 875 middle schools in PA.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Warning
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Barbara Batts
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: 498
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 43.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 240 (48.2%)
  • Females: 258 (51.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 26 (5.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 401 (80.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 427 (85.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Downey School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.4%
Black37174.5%
Asian20.4%
Hispanic9519.1%
White285.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Downey School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten6312.7%
Kindergarten459.0%
1st Grade5310.6%
2nd Grade5811.6%
3rd Grade5310.6%
4th Grade479.4%
5th Grade448.8%
6th Grade285.6%
7th Grade6212.4%
8th Grade459.0%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
85.7%
District:
82.2%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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