School Details

York Avenue El School

700 York Ave, Lansdale, PA 19446
(215) 368-6002
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-6 359 students 15 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

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92%
88%
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
  • North Penn School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

96%
93%
83%
94%
85%
72%
94%
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
  • North Penn School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

83%
90%
73%
81%
81%
65%
90%
88%
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
  • North Penn School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

92%
90%
77%
88%
85%
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
  • North Penn School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

York Avenue El School is a public middle school in Lansdale. The principal of York Avenue El School is Ms Susan McArdle. 359 students go to York Avenue El School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 29% of the 359 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at York Avenue El School is 15:1. Buxmont Academy is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 72% 68%
Black, non-Hispanic 7% 7%
Hispanic 5% 5%
Multiracial 2% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 15% 19%
Asian 13% %
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 29% 16%

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