School Details

Alburtis El School

222 West Third St, Alburtis, PA 18011
(610) 965-1633
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 335 students 17 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

87%
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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
  • East Penn School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

90%
89%
83%
87%
87%
72%
94%
91%
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
  • East Penn School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

75%
77%
73%
67%
76%
65%
79%
80%
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
  • East Penn School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Alburtis El School is a public elementary school in Alburtis. The principal of Alburtis El School is Ms Donna Cortez. 335 students attend Alburtis El School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and Asian. 22% of the 335 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Alburtis El School is 17:1. Fred J. Jaindl El School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 79% 82%
Asian/Pacific Islander 5% 5%
Asian 5% %
Black, non-Hispanic 4% 4%
Multiracial 2% 1%
Hispanic 10% 8%
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 22% 18%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    this school is a great place to send your kids i know because i have five and let me tell you its not easy but they all went to alburtis and loved it some of my kida cried when it was time to leave the school forever

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