Valley Forge Elementary School

Valley Forge Elementary School serves 482 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 29%.
Valley Forge Elementary School operates within the Tredyffrin-easttown School District.

Overview

The student population of 482 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 482 students
Valley Forge Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Valley Forge Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Valley Forge Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is more than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Valley Forge Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
17%
3%
Valley Forge Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
3%
8%
Valley Forge Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
1%
16%
Valley Forge Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
75%
71%
Valley Forge Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Valley Forge Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Valley Forge Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.41 0.23
Valley Forge Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
34%
Valley Forge Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a 6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,457 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Tredyffrin-easttown School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 6,457 1,682
Tredyffrin-easttown   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $100 MM $21 MM
Tredyffrin-easttown   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $93 MM $20 MM
Tredyffrin-easttown   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $16,315 $12,476
Tredyffrin-easttown   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $15,077 $11,944
Tredyffrin-easttown   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Agora Cyber Charter School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Valley Forge Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Eagle Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WayneValley Forge Middle School
    105 West Walker Rd
    WaynePA 19087
    (610)240-1300
    0.3 mi | 1014 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • WayneHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award New Eagle Elementary School
    507 Pugh Rd
    WaynePA 19087
    (610)240-1550
    1.3 mi | 438 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • WayneAgora Cyber Charter School
    Charter School
    995 Old Eagle School Rd
    WaynePA 19087
    (610)254-8218
    Charter School

    1.4 mi | 8142 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • BerwynHillside Elementary School
    507 Howellville Rd
    BerwynPA 19312
    (610)240-1500
    1.8 mi | 451 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • BerwynTredyffrin-easttown Middle School
    801 Conestoga Rd
    BerwynPA 19312
    (610)240-1200
    2 mi | 1047 students | Gr. 5-8                      

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Delaware County, PA public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.28, which is higher than the Pennsylvania average of 0.23. The most diverse school district in Delaware County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.