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About This School

Metzgar Elementary School is a public elementary school in Salem Township. The principal of Metzgar Elementary School is Mrs Justine Federico. 317 students go to Metzgar Elementary School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 31% of the 317 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Metzgar Elementary School is 14:1. Latrobe Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 95% 89%
Black, non-Hispanic 3% 9%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.9% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% %
Hispanic 0.6% 0.7%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.03%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 31% 37%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    The teachers and the rest of the staff are wonderful. If your child is struggling in a subject they have all the extra programs to help them. The PTA is like no other. They do so much for the kids. I like the school so much I now work in the lunch room. Great school!

  • (7 years ago)

    My son is only in first grade so I can't really discuss anything long-term but thus far his experience has been great. The teachers he has had thus far have been very involved with him and always open to questions and concerns from us. The principal is fantastic-involved and personable. We have only had one issue which we had to take to her and she addressed it right away. This school goes on a rotation basis for 'special classes' such as gym art computer etc. Thus far my son has loved all of these teachers also. I rated extracurricular activities as I did only because we have not had much opportunity to get involved within these first two years.

  • (8 years ago)

    More parent involvement than any school I've encountered. Excellent programs and teachers. We are extremely pleased with our son's education from this school. They are welcome to parent's suggestions and work well with the parents with any issues. There are extracurricular activites for the kids and again are wonderful. We could not be happier.

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