PROFICIENCY 56% 6% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
67%Ephrata Area SD
70%Ephrata
53%Pennsylvania

Ephrata Middle School is a school servicing grades 5 to 8 and is located in the district of "Ephrata Area SD" in Ephrata, PA. There are a total of 1,258 students and 81 teachers at Ephrata Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 431 free lunch students and 113 reduced lunch students.

Ephrata Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 56.0%, which is 6% higher than than the Pennsylvania average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1258
Teachers80.67
Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch431
Reduced lunch113

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Ephrata Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All48%
3n/a
4n/a
557%
650%
746%
836%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All64%
3n/a
4n/a
572%
663%
765%
857%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Ephrata Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictPennsylvaniaNational
Caucasian 84.9% 83.8% 68.3% 51.1%
African American 3.9% 3.7% 14.5% 15.9%
Asian 2.5% 2.7% 3.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 8.3% 8.6% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.2% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.2% 0.8% 2.9% 3.1%

Ephrata demographics profile

StatisticEphrataPennsylvaniaNational
Population1,88612,758,729314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)84628491
Median age38.340.437.4
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)70%57%55%
Speak English87%89%79%
Speak Spanish3%4%13%

Education level achieved in Ephrata

IndexEphrataPennsylvaniaNational
Completed 8th grade79.2%86.5%83.8%
Completed high school71.1%85.0%82.4%
Completed some college37.1%52.2%58.4%
Completed associate degree26.7%35.8%37.2%
Completed bachelors18.9%28.1%29.3%
Completed masters8.8%11.0%11.0%
Completed professional degree0.6%3.2%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.3%1.3%
Source: The Ephrata Middle School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.