Charles Sumner #18 School

North Sumner Ave and Swetland, Scranton, PA 18504 | (570) 348-3688
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 305
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: North Sumner Avenue & Swetland, Scranton, PA 18504
  • Principal or Admin: Daniel Williams
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Scranton School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,731
  • Graduation Rate: 100.0%
  • Dropout Rate: 1.6%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.8
  • Enrolled Students: 9,548

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 305
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 19.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 154 (50.5%)
  • Females: 148 (48.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 24 (7.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 171 (56.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 195 (63.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Charles Sumner #18 School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black3411.1%
Asian41.3%
Hispanic3611.8%
White22874.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Charles Sumner #18 School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten8828.9%
1st Grade4213.8%
2nd Grade4314.1%
3rd Grade4213.8%
4th Grade4715.4%
5th Grade4314.1%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
66.4%
District:
60.3%
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 Charles Sumner #18 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: Made AYP

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201083.7%87.6%84.5%
200966.6%80.7%81.7%
200881.8%85.5%80.5%
 
Reading Test
201076.7%75.1%75.2%
200950.0%73.0%77.0%
200869.7%83.0%76.8%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201069.6%86.0%84.9%
200989.6%84.5%81.8%
200887.5%86.8%79.6%
 
Reading Test
201052.1%73.2%72.9%
200964.6%71.0%72.6%
200864.6%74.9%70.1%
 
Science Test
201078.3%81.2%81.4%
200993.7%83.9%83.4%
200889.1%82.5%81.5%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201090.5%77.9%74.4%
200986.6%79.0%73.5%
200879.5%82.5%73.2%
 
Reading Test
201059.5%63.8%64.1%
200966.7%58.1%64.5%
200859.0%65.1%61.6%
 
Writing Test
201039.0%48.2%61.8%
2009---
200840.0%41.0%57.3%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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