School Details

Armstrong Middle School

475 Wistar Rd, Fairless Hills, PA 19030
(215) 945-4940
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-8 & ungraded 460 students 13 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

83%
80%
80%
72%
70%
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
  • Bristol Township School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

83%
77%
76%
87%
78%
80%
46%
43%
60%
84%
69%
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
  • Bristol Township School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Armstrong Middle School is a public middle school in Fairless Hills. The principal of Armstrong Middle School is Mr Larry Funk. 460 students go to Armstrong Middle School and identify as Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 53% of the 460 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Armstrong Middle School is 13:1. The Pen Ryn School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 9% 10%
White, non-Hispanic 71% 64%
Multiracial 3% 5%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 3%
Black, non-Hispanic 14% 18%
Asian 1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.7% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 53% 54%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    I was once a student in this middle school and there academic classes are fun but you also learn so much more than you could ever from fdr.

  • (8 years ago)

    This school provides a great series of academic and technical classes. All in all a great school complete with a great Special Education program.

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