School Details

Evans El School

125 Sunset Rd, Limerick, PA 19468
(610) 705-6012
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-4 622 students 16 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

88%
90%
80%
84%
87%
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
  • Spring-Ford Area School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

92%
94%
83%
79%
84%
72%
94%
94%
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
  • Spring-Ford Area School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Evans El School is a public elementary school in Limerick. The principal of Evans El School is Mrs Jacqueline Clarke-Havrilla. 622 students attend Evans El School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and Asian. 8% of the 622 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Evans El School is 16:1. VFKH Montessori School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra

Sports

  • Basketball
  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 89% 85%
Asian/Pacific Islander 5% 5%
Asian 5% %
Multiracial 3% 2%
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 4%
Hispanic 1% 3%
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 8% 12%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    I have been nothing but pleased with Evans!! My kids love it! Each teacher that my child(ren) have had has been wonderful and seems to genuinely care about my kids. I'm very appreciative.

  • (4 years ago)

    Evans Elementary provides an excellent learning environment for my children. The teachers have always been available and helpful with any issues that may come up. Most of the teachers seem very committed to furthering their education and trying to continually be better more effective teachers.

  • (4 years ago)

    Great school with very helpful teachers and a solid academic program. My son enjoys it here very much.

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Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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