Glenside Elementary School

500 Lackawanna St, Reading, PA 19601 | (610) 371-5913
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 377
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Melissa Fisher
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Reading School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,973
  • Graduation Rate: 53.4%
  • Dropout Rate: 8.1%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.8
  • Enrolled Students: 17,869

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 377
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 200 (53.1%)
  • Females: 177 (46.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 10 (2.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 348 (92.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 358 (95.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Glenside Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black3910.3%
Asian102.7%
Hispanic31984.6%
White92.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Glenside Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten9525.2%
1st Grade6717.8%
2nd Grade6316.7%
3rd Grade5514.6%
4th Grade5414.3%
5th Grade4311.4%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
95.2%
District:
90.6%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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