Paxon Hollow Middle School

815 Paxon Hollow Rd, Broomall, PA 19008 | (610) 359-4320
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 851
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  • Principal or Admin: Stephen Subers
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 851
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 65.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 449 (52.8%)
  • Females: 401 (47.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 28 (3.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 54 (6.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 82 (9.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Paxon Hollow Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black202.4%
Asian849.9%
Hispanic111.3%
White73486.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Paxon Hollow Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade29835.0%
7th Grade27832.7%
8th Grade27532.3%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
10.3%
District:
9.1%
Faculty Information (2010)
ASSISTANT/VICE PRINCIPAL: MATTHEW FLOOD
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 Paxon Hollow 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
201085.0%84.7%78.0%
200988.1%88.1%75.7%
200880.6%80.2%72.3%
 
Reading Test
201085.0%84.8%68.8%
200981.3%81.3%67.6%
200880.1%79.9%66.9%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201087.4%87.4%77.9%
200985.2%84.9%75.3%
200879.2%79.0%70.6%
 
Reading Test
201087.0%87.0%73.5%
200986.4%86.1%71.4%
200882.5%82.2%70.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201079.8%79.3%75.2%
200982.1%82.2%71.3%
200883.1%82.9%70.3%
 
Reading Test
201093.6%93.3%81.9%
200989.5%89.6%80.5%
200893.8%93.8%78.3%
 
Science Test
201070.5%70.0%57.2%
200974.0%74.1%54.8%
200865.4%65.6%52.7%
 
Writing Test
201082.5%88.8%75.2%
2009---
200884.4%84.4%69.1%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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