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Wilkes Barre Schools
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WILKES BARRE, PENNSYLVANIA SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP
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ABOUT Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania SCHOOLS
Wilkes Barre schools boast a total student population of 20,945 attending 30 schools in 7 public school districts and 30 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Wilkes Barre public schools spend an average of $7,507 per student each year.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Wilkes Barre public schools average a student teacher ratio of 32:1. Wilkes Barre private schools average 11:1. Also, high schools in Wilkes Barre average a student body population of 788, while Wilkes Barre middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 655 and 422 respectively.
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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.