Vare Abigail School

1621 East Moyamensing Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148 | (215) 952-8620
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 353
Rating
Not Available

No Reviews Yet
Find Old Friends From Vare Abigail School

Use the form below to search for alumni from Vare Abigail School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 353 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-8
  • Ranks 743rd out of 875 middle schools in PA.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Made AYP
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1621 E Moyamensing Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148
  • Principal or Admin: Joanne Capriotti
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 353
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 187 (53.0%)
  • Females: 148 (41.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: - (-)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 320 (90.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 320 (90.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Vare Abigail School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian61.7%
Black13738.8%
Asian7621.5%
Hispanic6017.0%
White5615.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Vare Abigail School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten339.3%
Kindergarten3810.8%
1st Grade339.3%
2nd Grade4011.3%
3rd Grade3911.0%
4th Grade339.3%
5th Grade308.5%
6th Grade339.3%
7th Grade318.8%
8th Grade4312.2%
Low-Income Enrollment (2011)
Percent of Students from Low-Income Families
School:
97.0%
District:
80.0%
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Dropout Rate
School:
1.4%
District:
4.1%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Be The First To Review Vare Abigail School!

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
Kirkbride Eliza B School
PK-8 | 442 Students | 0.3 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Washington George School
PK-8 | 344 Students | 0.4 miles away

5 out of 5
Southwark School
KG-8 | 456 Students | 0.5 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Sharswood George School
PK-8 | 545 Students | 0.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Nebinger George W School
PK-8 | 277 Students | 0.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Key Francis Scott School
KG-6 | 408 Students | 0.7 miles away

5 out of 5
Taggart John H School
PK-8 | 453 Students | 0.7 miles away

5 out of 5
Jackson Andrew School
PK-8 | 337 Students | 0.8 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Meredith William Middle School
KG-8 | 471 Students | 0.8 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Fell D Newlin School
KG-8 | 483 Students | 1.0 miles away
Not Yet Rated

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Vare Abigail School and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Rankings
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
What to Do when Your Child Hates School
All kids grumble about going to school at one time or another. This is perfectly normal, but what...
The Pros and Cons of Seat Belts in School Buses
Recently the news has been full of school bus accidents where children have been seriously injured...
Keeping Our Kids Safe in the Post 9/11 World
Recently, radio talk show host and CNN personality did a week-long special entitled "The Perfect...