School Details

Perry El School

955 West 29th St, Erie, PA 16508
(814) 874-6485
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-8 & ungraded 493 students 13 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

60%
62%
80%
47%
53%
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
  • Erie City School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

73%
68%
83%
48%
49%
72%
62%
61%
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
  • Erie City School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

76%
54%
73%
52%
40%
65%
57%
37%
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
  • Erie City School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

78%
67%
77%
53%
51%
69%

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
  • Erie City School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

91%
65%
80%
81%
60%
76%

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
  • Erie City School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

73%
57%
76%
86%
66%
80%
59%
35%
60%
48%
37%
73%

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
  • Erie City School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Perry El School is a public middle school in Erie. The principal of Perry El School is Mr Timothy Sabol. 493 students attend Perry El School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Asian. 49% of the 493 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Perry El School is 13:1. Roosevelt Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 74% 47%
Hispanic 5% 12%
Asian 3% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 3%
Multiracial 2% 5%
Black, non-Hispanic 17% 33%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 49% 54%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    Perry has a great facility and many awesome programs to help my child have fun and learn at the same time. two thumbs up for Perry!

  • (7 years ago)

    This school does many activities where they include parents. They have many music concerts for all the grades. The teachers are wonderful also!

  • (9 years ago)

    My children have attended perry for 5 years and I love perry. The teachers are wonderful very helpful as well as dedicated.

  • (11 years ago)

    Great School Great teachers!!

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