Valley Grove Elementary School

389 Sugarcreek Dr
Franklin, PA 16323
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 50%
Serving 421 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Valley Grove Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is equal to the Pennsylvania state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 55%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 37% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 421 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • : Top 50% in PA
  • : 38% (Top 50%)
  • : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Valley Grove Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

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School Overview

Valley Grove Elementary School's student population of 421 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Valley Grove Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 2,549 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Valley Grove Elementary School is 0.15, 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)
#1061 out of 2549 schools
(Top 50%)
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38%
38%
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59%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Valley Grove 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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4%
Hispanic
2%
14%
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Black
1%
14%
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White
92%
63%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.15
This chart display the diversity score of Valley Grove 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
47%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
1%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Valley Grove Elementary School's ranking?
Valley Grove Elementary School is ranked #1061 out of 2,549 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
What schools are Valley Grove Elementary School often compared to?
Valley Grove Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Sandycreek Elementary School, Cranberry Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
38% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% PA state average), while 59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 55% PA state average).
How many students attend Valley Grove Elementary School?
421 students attend Valley Grove Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
92% of Valley Grove Elementary School students are White, 5% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Valley Grove Elementary School?
Valley Grove Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 13:1.
What grades does Valley Grove Elementary School offer ?
Valley Grove Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Valley Grove Elementary School part of?
Valley Grove Elementary School is part of Valley Grove SD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 421 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 38% (Top 50%)
  • : 59% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), PA Dept. of Education

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