School Details

Washington El School

275 Crabtree Dr, Levittown, PA 19055
(215) 945-9482
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-6 358 students 16 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

76%
81%
80%
73%
68%
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
  • Bristol Township School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

70%
76%
83%
62%
59%
72%
65%
69%
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
  • Bristol Township School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

70%
65%
73%
61%
58%
65%
70%
58%
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
  • Bristol Township School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

83%
74%
77%
75%
66%
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
  • Bristol Township School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Washington El School is a public middle school in Levittown. The principal of Washington El School is Mr Stanley Szymendera. 358 students attend Washington El School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 45% of the 358 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Washington El School is 16:1. The Pen Ryn School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Chorus
  • Theater drama

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 84% 64%
Black, non-Hispanic 8% 18%
Hispanic 7% 10%
Asian 2% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 45% 54%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    GRADE K AND 1 GOOD EXPERIENCE. GRADE 2 TRIED BOTH CLASS ROOMS AND SCHOOL ESPECIALLY PRINCIPAL COULD NOT GET UNRULEY CHILDREN AND ADULTS UNDER CONTROL..

  • (4 years ago)

    The new principal is very caring and supportive of the students parents and staff. It is an excellent learning environment and it is getting better each day.

  • (5 years ago)

    The teachers support staff and PTO are the best.

  • (6 years ago)

    The teachers are commited to the students and the principle is very involved in the school. It needs more focus on activities for students like sports or music.

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Overall score

(based on 6 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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