Scranton Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Scranton Sd School District Details

Scranton Sd School District
425 N Washington Ave
Scranton, PA 18503

9,992 Students enrolled in District

16 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Scranton Sd School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

(10 is best)

Better than of PA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
38%
54%
48%
62%
27%
45%
38%
54%
48%
62%
27%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Charles Sumner #18 School
North Sumner Ave & Swetland St
Scranton, PA, 18504
PK-05
Frances Willard #32 School
1100 Eynon St
Scranton, PA, 18504
PK-05
George Bancroft #34 School
1002 Albright Ave
Scranton, PA, 18508
PK-05
Isaac Tripp Elementary School
1000 North Everett Avenue
Scranton, PA, 18504
PK-05
John Adams #4 School
927 Capouse Ave
Scranton, PA, 18509
PK-05
John F. Kennedy #7 School
Prospect Ave & Saginaw St
Scranton, PA, 18505
PK-05
John G Whittier #2 School
700 Orchard St
Scranton, PA, 18505
PK-05
Mcnichols Plaza School
1111 S Irving Ave
Scranton, PA, 18505
PK-05
Neil Armstrong #40 School
N Lincoln Ave & Clearview St
Scranton, PA, 18508
PK-05
Northeast Intrmd School
721 Adams Ave
Scranton, PA, 18510
06-08
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 44.1% 66.6%
Black 14.2% 15.5%
Hispanic 34.3% 13.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.6% 4.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 97.5% 45.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 97.5% 43.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 2.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,411 $92,987,000 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $719 $7,105,000 4.0%
Staff $296 $2,921,000 1.6%
General Administration $576 $5,687,000 3.2%
School Administration $728 $7,191,000 4.0%
Operation $1,373 $13,564,000 7.6%
Transportation $390 $3,858,000 2.2%
Other $375 $3,710,000 2.1%
Total Support $4,457 $44,036,000 24.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,213 $41,628,000 23.3%
Total Expenditures $18,080 $178,651,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,346 $16,077,487,000 48.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $803 $1,381,005,000 4.2%
Staff $512 $881,127,000 2.7%
General Administration $418 $719,532,000 2.2%
School Administration $711 $1,222,378,000 3.7%
Operation $1,450 $2,494,170,000 7.5%
Transportation $686 $1,180,197,000 3.6%
Other $534 $919,352,000 2.8%
Total Support $5,114 $8,797,761,000 26.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,756 $8,181,559,000 24.7%
Total Expenditures $19,217 $33,056,807,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%