Upper Providence Elementary School

833 South Lewis Rd Bldg 3
Royersford, PA 19468
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 466 students in grades Kindergarten-4, Upper Providence Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 55%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Pennsylvania state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 37% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 466 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • : Top 10% in PA
  • : 77% (Top 10%)
  • : 80% (Top 10%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Upper Providence Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Upper Providence Elementary School's student population of 466 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
466 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Upper Providence Elementary School ranks within the top 10% of all 2,733 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Upper Providence Elementary School is 0.47, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (PA)
#144 out of 2733 schools
(Top 10%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Upper Providence Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
77%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Upper Providence 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 2021-22 school year data.
80%
55%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Upper Providence 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 2021-22 school year data.
90-94%
57%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Upper Providence Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Upper Providence Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
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Asian
21%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Upper Providence Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
14%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Upper Providence Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
14%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Upper Providence Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
70%
63%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Upper Providence Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Upper Providence Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Upper Providence Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Pennsylvania.
0.47
This chart displays the diversity score of Upper Providence Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
50%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Upper Providence Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Upper Providence Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennsylvania by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Upper Providence Elementary School's ranking?
Upper Providence Elementary School is ranked #144 out of 2,733 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
What schools are Upper Providence Elementary School often compared to?
Upper Providence Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Limerick Elementary School, Brooke Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
77% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% PA state average), while 80% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 55% PA state average).
How many students attend Upper Providence Elementary School?
466 students attend Upper Providence Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
70% of Upper Providence Elementary School students are White, 21% of students are Asian, 5% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Upper Providence Elementary School?
Upper Providence Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Pennsylvania state average of 13:1.
What grades does Upper Providence Elementary School offer ?
Upper Providence Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-4 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Upper Providence Elementary School part of?
Upper Providence Elementary School is part of Spring-Ford Area SD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 466 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 77% (Top 10%)
  • : 80% (Top 10%)
  • : 90-94% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

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