School Details

John Beck El School

418 East Lexington Rd, Lititz, PA 17543
(717) 626-3704
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-6 526 students 15 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

91%
89%
80%
79%
85%
74%

Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA)

In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Warwick School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

94%
86%
83%
85%
82%
72%
99%
92%
82%

Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA)

In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Warwick School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

78%
77%
73%
68%
72%
65%
64%
72%
64%

Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA)

In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Warwick School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

85%
87%
77%
78%
80%
69%

Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA)

In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Warwick School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

John Beck El School is a public middle school in Lititz. The principal of John Beck El School is Mrs Lisa Himes. 526 students go to John Beck El School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and Hispanic. 16% of the 526 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at John Beck El School is 15:1. Lititz Christian School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 97% 91%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1.0% 2%
Hispanic 1% 5%
Multiracial 0.8% 0%
Asian 0.7% %
Black, non-Hispanic 0.4% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 16% 22%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    Excellent school - top notch teachers and administration

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