800 N Chester Rd
West Chester, PA 19380
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
East Goshen Elementary School serves 427 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
East Goshen Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 84% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 62%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

East Goshen Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

East Goshen Elementary School's student population of 427 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
427 students
This chart display total students of East Goshen Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of East Goshen Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of East Goshen Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of East Goshen Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

East Goshen Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,797 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of East Goshen Elementary School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#364 out of 2797 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall school rank of East Goshen Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Goshen Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Goshen Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of East Goshen Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in East Goshen Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in East Goshen Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
7%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in East Goshen Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
73%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in East Goshen Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in East Goshen Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Goshen Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in PA.
Diversity Score
0.45
This chart display the diversity score of East Goshen Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East Goshen Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Goshen Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

School Reviews

Review East Goshen Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Nearby Homes for Sale

Recent Articles

27 Parenting Tips for School Success
From managing homework to avoiding helicopter parenting, this article provides 27 insightful tips for parents to help their children succeed academically.
Safety First: School Bus Safety Week Focuses on Keeping Students Safe on the Road
Safety First: School Bus Safety Week Focuses on Keeping Students Safe on the Road
Learn about what schools have planned for school bus safety week, as well as problems school bus drivers commonly face while transporting students to and from school.
Chicagoans Asked to Pay More Taxes to Support Local Schools
Chicagoans Asked to Pay More Taxes to Support Local Schools
Learn about the recent decision by Mayor Emanuel to raise property taxes to provide additional funding for local schools – and the controversy surrounding his decision.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 427 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in PA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 84% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45 (Top 30%)

Related School Videos

Quick Links