School Details

Muhlenberg Middle School

801 East Bellevue Ave, Laureldale, PA 19605
(610) 921-8034
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-9 914 students 11 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

87%
87%
80%
77%
77%
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
  • Muhlenberg School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

83%
83%
76%
81%
81%
80%
45%
45%
60%
82%
82%
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
  • Muhlenberg School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Muhlenberg Middle School is a public middle school in Laureldale. The principal of Muhlenberg Middle School is Ms Donna Albright. 914 students attend Muhlenberg Middle School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 45% of the 914 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Muhlenberg Middle School is 11:1. C E Cole Intermediate School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 62% 61%
Black, non-Hispanic 6% 6%
Hispanic 29% 29%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 2%
Asian 2% %
Multiracial 0.8% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.1% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 45% 44%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (10 months ago)

    The school has a very good music program. I can see where my hard earned tax dollars go education and great facilities for the kids. My daughter loves the school and most of her teachers... Go Muhls!!

  • (4 years ago)

    Education is ok. Most teachers are good. Principal is EXCELLENT. Please note that this school has changed the grade levels hosted to 7-9th grades.

  • (5 years ago)

    My daughter loves most of her teachers the principal is always on top of things

  • (9 years ago)

    THe school has a fine music program and teacher quality is fairly good. As a parent I am concerned about the focus on mediocrity the school administration has displayed.

  • (9 years ago)

    the leadership is great in this school. many kids benefit from their unique approach to teaching.

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Overall score

(based on 6 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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