Glenside Elementary School

8149 New Second St, Elkins Park, PA 19027 | (215) 881-6440
  • Grades: KG-4
  • Student Enrollment: 342
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  • Mailing Address: 8149 New Second Street, Elkins Park, PA 19027
  • Principal or Admin: Bruce Williams
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 342
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 30.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 170 (49.7%)
  • Females: 172 (50.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 14 (4.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 48 (14.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 62 (18.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Glenside Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.6%
Black14642.7%
Asian102.9%
Hispanic82.3%
White17651.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Glenside Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten13138.3%
1st Grade113.2%
2nd Grade5917.3%
3rd Grade6418.7%
4th Grade7722.5%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
24.9%
District:
19.9%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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  • Reading
  • Science
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Made AYP

PSSA - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201090.7%90.5%84.5%
200988.8%94.1%81.7%
200887.4%85.3%80.5%
 
Reading Test
201086.2%84.8%75.2%
200983.1%86.6%77.0%
200881.7%80.8%76.8%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201094.3%94.7%84.9%
200984.3%86.8%81.8%
200889.2%87.7%79.6%
 
Reading Test
201080.6%84.9%72.9%
200972.8%80.2%72.6%
200883.1%80.5%70.1%
 
Science Test
201087.5%86.8%81.4%
200984.3%83.5%83.4%
200882.5%85.5%81.5%
 
Source: PA Department of Education 2009-2010

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