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Cameron County School District

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601 Woodland Ave
Emporium, PA 15834
Cameron County
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PH: (814) 486-4000

  • Grades 1-12
  • 731 students
  • 2 schools

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 PSSA Results

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3

Reading
 95% (2012)
 90% (2011)
 80% (2010)
 91% (2009)
 91% (2008)
 75% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 74% in 2012.

Math
 93% (2012)
 91% (2011)
 88% (2010)
 93% (2009)
 93% (2008)
 83% (2007)
The state average for Math was 80% in 2012.

Source: PA Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 4

Reading
 73% (2012)
 72% (2011)
 82% (2010)
 81% (2009)
 74% (2008)
 73% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 72% in 2012.

Science
 98% (2012)
 92% (2011)
 91% (2010)
 91% (2009)
The state average for Science was 82% in 2012.

Math
 83% (2012)
 88% (2011)
 82% (2010)
 95% (2009)
 85% (2008)
 79% (2007)
The state average for Math was 83% in 2012.

Source: PA Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 5

Reading
 75% (2012)
 70% (2011)
 68% (2010)
 67% (2009)
 59% (2008)
 61% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 65% in 2012.

Writing
 42% (2012)
 36% (2011)
 59% (2010)
 24% (2009)
 17% (2008)
 16% (2007)
The state average for Writing was 64% in 2012.

Math
 82% (2012)
 75% (2011)
 82% (2010)
 71% (2009)
 77% (2008)
 63% (2007)
The state average for Math was 73% in 2012.

Source: PA Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 6

Reading
 70% (2012)
 86% (2011)
 74% (2010)
 76% (2009)
 63% (2008)
 53% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 69% in 2012.

Math
 73% (2012)
 77% (2011)
 88% (2010)
 75% (2009)
 57% (2008)
 57% (2007)
The state average for Math was 77% in 2012.

Source: PA Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 7

Reading
 79% (2012)
 75% (2011)
 76% (2010)
 63% (2009)
 61% (2008)
 74% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 76% in 2012.

Math
 75% (2012)
 75% (2011)
 71% (2010)
 60% (2009)
 57% (2008)
 69% (2007)
The state average for Math was 80% in 2012.

Source: PA Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 8

Reading
 72% (2012)
 79% (2011)
 64% (2010)
 82% (2009)
 77% (2008)
 82% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 80% in 2012.

Science
 64% (2012)
 64% (2011)
 56% (2010)
 51% (2009)
The state average for Science was 60% in 2012.

Writing
 55% (2012)
 39% (2011)
 36% (2010)
 50% (2009)
 53% (2008)
 49% (2007)
The state average for Writing was 73% in 2012.

Math
 60% (2012)
 69% (2011)
 53% (2010)
 64% (2009)
 68% (2008)
 65% (2007)
The state average for Math was 76% in 2012.

Source: PA Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 11

Reading
 60% (2012)
 72% (2011)
 75% (2010)
 65% (2009)
 74% (2008)
 66% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 68% in 2012.

Science
 35% (2012)
 44% (2011)
 44% (2010)
 38% (2009)
The state average for Science was 42% in 2012.

Writing
 84% (2012)
 76% (2011)
 71% (2010)
 63% (2009)
 84% (2008)
 83% (2007)
The state average for Writing was 83% in 2012.

Math
 49% (2012)
 64% (2011)
 62% (2010)
 48% (2009)
 57% (2008)
 46% (2007)
The state average for Math was 60% in 2012.

Source: PA Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

About the Tests

  • 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, science 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.

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 PSSA Results By Subgroup

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % at or above proficient

Grade 3
ReadingThis District
All Students95%
Female97%
Male91%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
Native Americann/a
White95%
Economically disadvantaged92%

MathThis District
All Students93%
Female94%
Male91%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
Native Americann/a
White93%
Economically disadvantaged88%
Source: PA Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 4
ReadingThis District
All Students73%
Female67%
Male79%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
Native Americann/a
White73%
Economically disadvantaged76%
Students with disabilities (IEP)62%

ScienceThis District
All Students98%
Female100%
Male96%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
Native Americann/a
White97%
Economically disadvantaged100%
Students with disabilities (IEP)93%

MathThis District
All Students83%
Female87%
Male83%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
Native Americann/a
White84%
Economically disadvantaged88%
Students with disabilities (IEP)69%
Source: PA Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 5
ReadingThis District
All Students75%
Female74%
Male75%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
White76%
Economically disadvantaged70%
Students with disabilities (IEP)82%

WritingThis District
All Students42%
Female56%
Male24%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
White41%
Economically disadvantaged52%
Students with disabilities (IEP)13%

MathThis District
All Students82%
Female81%
Male83%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
White83%
Economically disadvantaged74%
Students with disabilities (IEP)82%
Source: PA Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 6
ReadingThis District
All Students70%
Female69%
Male70%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
White72%
Economically disadvantaged52%
Students with disabilities (IEP)31%

MathThis District
All Students73%
Female62%
Male85%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
White74%
Economically disadvantaged68%
Students with disabilities (IEP)54%
Source: PA Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 7
ReadingThis District
All Students79%
Female73%
Male88%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
Native Americann/a
White81%
Economically disadvantaged71%

MathThis District
All Students75%
Female70%
Male82%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
Native Americann/a
White74%
Economically disadvantaged79%
Source: PA Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 8
ReadingThis District
All Students72%
Female78%
Male65%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
Native Americann/a
White73%
Economically disadvantaged67%
Students with disabilities (IEP)53%

ScienceThis District
All Students64%
Female57%
Male73%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
Native Americann/a
White65%
Economically disadvantaged59%
Students with disabilities (IEP)50%

WritingThis District
All Students55%
Female63%
Male46%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
Native Americann/a
White53%
Economically disadvantaged50%
Students with disabilities (IEP)50%

MathThis District
All Students60%
Female67%
Male52%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
Native Americann/a
White58%
Economically disadvantaged46%
Students with disabilities (IEP)33%
Source: PA Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 11
ReadingThis District
All Students60%
Female71%
Male50%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
Native Americann/a
White64%
Economically disadvantaged47%

ScienceThis District
All Students35%
Female34%
Male36%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
Native Americann/a
White36%
Economically disadvantaged15%

WritingThis District
All Students84%
Female95%
Male73%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
Native Americann/a
White86%
Economically disadvantaged86%
Students with disabilities (IEP)73%

MathThis District
All Students49%
Female57%
Male46%
Blackn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
Native Americann/a
White52%
Economically disadvantaged26%
Source: PA Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

About the Tests

  • 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, science 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 different student groups are identified by the Pennsylvania Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Testing in Pennsylvania: An Overview

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 Teachers

 
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 Students

 
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 Spending Per Pupil

 

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