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Cynwyd School

Serves grades KG - 5

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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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
101 W Levering Mill Rd
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004
Phone
(610) 645-1430
District
LOWER MERION SD
County
MONTGOMERY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
560
Classroom Teachers
43

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Pennsylvania

10

(10 is best)

Better than 98.3% of PA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Cynwyd School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

100 80 60 40 20 0
85%
59%
87%
62%
82%
55%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

100 80 60 40 20 0
95%
55%
92%
64%
97%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

100 80 60 40 20 0
80%
50%
87%
58%
72%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
13
12
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 69 12.3%
Grade 1 78 13.9%
Grade 2 112 20.0%
Grade 3 111 19.8%
Grade 4 96 17.1%
Grade 5 94 16.8%
Total 560 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 71.2% 72.6% 66.0%
Black 5.5% 8.8% 15.6%
Hispanic 8.2% 6.1% 13.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 15.1% 12.3% 4.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 9.1% 12.7% 51.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.9% 11.8% 48.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.2% 0.9% 2.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 63,826 13,002,700
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,621.7 289
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.7% 5.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.7% 17.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.7% 31.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.0% 27.0%
65 OR OLDER 20.8% 18.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 24,704 5,106,601
Single Parent Households With Children 5.1% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.4% 91.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 78.8% 32.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 46.9% 13.8%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.5% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.8% 13.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.5% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.6% 16.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 5.3% 13.3%
$15,000 or less 4.4% 9.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $16,348 $141,328,460 56.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,493 $12,906,985 5.2%
Staff $726 $6,276,270 2.5%
General Administration $364 $3,146,780 1.3%
School Administration $1,270 $10,979,150 4.4%
Operation $2,594 $22,425,130 9.0%
Transportation $1,366 $11,809,070 4.7%
Other $1,044 $9,025,380 3.6%
Total Support $8,856 $76,560,120 30.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,673 $31,753,085 12.7%
Total Expenditures $28,877 $249,641,665 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,717 $16,461,975,392 47.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $866 $1,466,830,267 4.3%
Staff $546 $925,011,977 2.7%
General Administration $419 $710,226,672 2.1%
School Administration $763 $1,292,333,985 3.8%
Operation $1,535 $2,601,211,226 7.6%
Transportation $714 $1,210,107,580 3.5%
Other $560 $949,241,331 2.8%
Total Support $5,404 $9,154,928,886 26.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,198 $8,806,215,159 25.6%
Total Expenditures $20,320 $34,423,045,702 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%