Glenside Elementary School



Glenside Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Glenside Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 77
1 107
2 103
3 92
4 99
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Glenside Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Elkins Park, PA in the Cheltenham Township School District. It enrolls 478 students in grades 1st through 12th. Glenside Elementary School is the 767th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 24,073rd largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 478
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 24,073rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 767th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 550th out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 608th out of 1,773

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Glenside Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 248
(52%)
1,587
(50%)
 Female 230
(48%)
1,566
(50%)

Glenside Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 215
(45%)
1,082
(34%)
 Black 200
(42%)
1,574
(50%)
 Hispanic 25
(5%)
167
(5%)
 Two or More 21
(4%)
98
(3%)
 Asian 16
(3%)
222
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Glenside Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 368
(77%)
2,245
(71%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 98
(21%)
783
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(3%)
125
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Glenside Elementary School is ranked 1,250th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Glenside Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (23.0%) is lower than the state average of 51.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Glenside Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 361
2006 333
2007 354
2008 356
2009 342
2010 354
2011 432
2012 463
2013 495
2014 494
2015 478

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 11.5
2007 11.6
2008 12
2009 11.3
2010 11.8
2011 12.6
2012 13.8
2013 15.2
2014 13.9
2015 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.077562326869806
2006 0.048048048048048
2007 0.11016949152542
2008 0.12640449438202
2009 0.1812865497076
2010 0.24293785310734
2011 0.23842592592593
2012 0.2267818574514
2013 0.22626262626263
2014 0.17408906882591
2015 0.23012552301255

Compare Glenside Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 23.0%
 
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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