Wallingford Elementary School

20 S Providence Rd
Wallingford, PA 19086
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Wallingford Elementary School serves 511 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Wallingford Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (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 86% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Wallingford Elementary School's student population of 511 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students511 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Wallingford Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Wallingford Elementary School is 0.41, 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
#224 out of 2820 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
10%
15%
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White
76%
66%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.410.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWallingford-Swarthmore School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wallingford Elementary School is Strath Haven High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Strath Haven Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wallingford Strath Haven High School Math: 90% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,171 student
    0.4 miles
    205 S Providence Rd
    Wallingford, PA 19086
    (610) 892-3470
    0.4 9-12 1,171
  • Wallingford Strath Haven Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 881 students
    0.6 miles
    200 S Providence Rd
    Wallingford, PA 19086
    (610) 892-3470
    0.6 6-8 881
  • Media Media Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 456 students
    1.4 miles
    Front & Monroe Streets
    Media, PA 19063
    (610) 627-6801
    1.4 K-5 456
  • Wallingford Nether Providence Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 518 students
    1.4 miles
    410 Moore Rd
    Wallingford, PA 19086
    (610) 892-3470
    1.4 K-5 518
  • Swarthmore Swarthmore-rutledge School Math: 80% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 601 students
    1.6 miles
    100 College Ave
    Swarthmore, PA 19081
    (610) 892-3470
    1.6 K-5 601

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