Pfaff Elementary School

1600 Sleepy Hollow Road
Quakertown, PA 18951
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Pfaff Elementary School serves 429 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Pfaff Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (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 77% (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 15% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Pfaff Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Pfaff Elementary School's student population of 429 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students429 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Pfaff Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Pfaff Elementary School is 0.27, 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
#584 out of 2820 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
85%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameQuakertown Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pfaff Elementary School is Upper Perkiomen High School (5.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Upper Perkiomen Middle School (4.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tohickon Valley Elementary School (3.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Quakertown Tohickon Valley Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 290 students
    3.3 miles
    2360 Old Bethlehem Pike North
    Quakertown, PA 18951
    (215) 529-2500
    3.3 K-5 290
  • Quakertown Trumbauersville Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 375 students
    3.8 miles
    101 Woodview Dr
    Quakertown, PA 18951
    (215) 529-2550
    3.8 K-5 375
  • East Greenville Upper Perkiomen Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 802 students
    4.0 miles
    510 Jefferson St
    East Greenville, PA 18041
    (215) 679-6288
    4 6-8 802
  • Quakertown 6th Grade Center Math: 40% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6 | 425 students
    5.0 miles
    349 S 9th St
    Quakertown, PA 18951
    (215) 529-2000
    5 6 425
  • Pennsburg Upper Perkiomen High School Math: 76% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 971 students
    5.0 miles
    2 Walt Rd
    Pennsburg, PA 18073
    (215) 679-5935
    5 9-12 971

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