School Details

Allard El School

170 Shafer Rd, Moon Township, PA 15108
(412) 262-2500
8

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 221 students 11 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

98%
94%
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86%
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
  • Moon Area School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

100%
97%
83%
77%
88%
72%
88%
93%
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
  • Moon Area School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

76%
83%
73%
78%
77%
65%
84%
77%
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
  • Moon Area School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Allard El School is a public elementary school in Carnot-Moon. The principal of Allard El School is Mr James McElroy. 221 students attend Allard El School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 18% of the 221 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Allard El School is 11:1. Kindercare Learning Center 1089 is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Theater drama

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 90% 86%
Hispanic 4% 2%
Multiracial 3% 2%
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 6%
Asian 2% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
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 18% 17%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    Allard Elementary is great! It is a smaller school which helps focus on the individual needs of the students. I know first hand because I've had 2 children attend Allard. Glad to be an Allard parent!!!!

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Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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