School Details

Perry El School

201 Fourth St, Shoemakersville, PA 19555
(610) 562-3024
8

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 400 students 13 students/teacher (PA avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

90%
87%
80%
83%
72%
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
  • Hamburg Area School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

96%
89%
83%
89%
73%
72%
94%
87%
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
  • Hamburg Area School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

83%
85%
73%
69%
68%
65%
84%
64%
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
  • Hamburg Area School District average
  • Pennsylvania state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Perry El School is a public elementary school in Shoemakersville. The principal of Perry El School is Mr S Shawn Gravish. 400 children attend Perry El School and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 32% of the 400 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Perry El School is 13:1. Schuylkill Valley El School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 93% 94%
Hispanic 5% 4%
Black, non-Hispanic 2% 2%
Asian 0.8% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.5% 1%
Multiracial 0.3% 0%
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 32% 35%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    The teachers & staff are kind supportive dedicated & caring. The children get a great education.

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Overall score

(based on 3 ratings & reviews)

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  • Principal leadership
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