Edgewood Elementary School

525 8th Ave
Folsom, PA 19033
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Edgewood Elementary School serves 334 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Edgewood Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Edgewood Elementary School's student population of 334 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Edgewood Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Edgewood Elementary School is 0.26, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1145 out of 2820 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
6%
15%
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White
86%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.260.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRidley School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Edgewood Elementary School is Ridley High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ridley Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grace Park Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Folsom Ridley High School Math: 67% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,787 student
    0.2 miles
    901 Morton Avenue
    Folsom, PA 19033
    (610) 237-8034
    0.2 9-12 1,787
  • Swarthmore Grace Park Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 385 students
    0.4 miles
    Seventh Avenue
    Swarthmore, PA 19081
    (610) 534-1900
    0.4 K-5 385
  • Morton Amosland Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 471 students
    0.9 miles
    549 Amosland Rd
    Morton, PA 19070
    (610) 534-1900
    0.9 K-5 471
  • Ridley Park Ridley Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,339 student
    1.0 miles
    Free & Dupont Streets
    Ridley Park, PA 19078
    (610) 534-1900
    1 6-8 1,339
  • Swarthmore Swarthmore-rutledge School Math: 80% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 601 students
    1.1 miles
    100 College Ave
    Swarthmore, PA 19081
    (610) 892-3470
    1.1 K-5 601

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